Books I read in 2014

Goodreads | Darren Hancock’s bookshelf: all (showing 1-30 of 44) (sorted by: date read) (cover view).


Title Author
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries Neil deGrasse Tyson
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution Nick Lane
There’s Probably No God: the Atheists’ Guide to Christmas Ariane Sherine
Alan Turing: The Enigma Andrew Hodges
Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation Bill  Nye
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion Sam Harris
The Quantum Moment: How Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg Taught Us to Love Uncertainty Robert P Crease
Proving History: Bayes’s Theorem and the Quest for the Historical Jesus Richard Carrier
Natural Selections: Selfish Altruists, Honest Liars, and Other Realities of Evolution David P. Barash
The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives Leonard Mlodinow
Secrets of Sleep Science: From Dreams to Disorders H. Craig Heller
Skepticism 101 How to Think like a Scientist Michael Shermer
The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind Michio Kaku
13 Things That Don’t Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time Michael Brooks
The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood James Gleick
Isaac Newton James Gleick
The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice Christopher Hitchens
Freedom Evolves (Audiobook) Daniel C. Dennett
Letters to a Young Contrarian Christopher Hitchens
The Moral Animal: Why We Are the Way We Are: The New Science of Evolutionary Psychology Robert Wright
The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution Sean B. Carroll
Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The New Science of Evo Devo and the Making of the Animal Kingdom Sean B. Carroll
Relativity Albert Einstein
The Amazing Story of Quantum Mechanics: A Math-Free Exploration of the Science That Made Our World James Kakalios
Heisenberg Probably Slept Here: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Physicists of the 20th Century Richard P. Brennan
How We Decide Jonah Lehrer
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature Steven Pinker
50 Popular Beliefs That People Think Are True Guy P. Harrison
The Day We Found The Universe Marcia Bartusiak
Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon Daniel C. Dennett
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature Matt Ridley
Dreams of a Final Theory: The Scientist’s Search for the Ultimate Laws of Nature Steven Weinberg
The Singularity is Near Ray Kurzweil
The Ravenous Brain: How the New Science of Consciousness Explains Our Insatiable Search for Meaning Daniel Bor
How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed Ray Kurzweil
For the Love of Physics: From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge of Time—A Journey Through the Wonders of Physics Walter Lewin
Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking Daniel C. Dennett
Kinds of Minds: Towards an Understanding of Consciousness Daniel C. Dennett
My Brief History Stephen Hawking
God, No! Penn Jillette
A Manual for Creating Atheists Peter Boghossian
God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything Christopher Hitchens
The Art of Thinking Clearly Rolf Dobelli
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal Mary Roach

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