10 Science Books to Watch For This Year

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10 Science Books to Watch For This Year

This year, our clean slate, 2017, is already shaping up to be a great year for books. Just in the months January, February, and March, there are a plethora of mind-blowing science book releases. If you’re interested in space, time, or the physics that govern our reality and how we perceive the universe, you should take a look at these excellent books.

1. Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life – Helen Czerksi (January 10); 2. Reality Is Not What It Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity – Carlo Rovelli (January 24); 3. Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation – Alan Burdick (January 24); 4. The Traveler’s Guide to Space: For One-Way Settlers and Round-Trip Tourists – Neil F. Comics (February 21); 5. Mask of the Sun: The Science, History, and Forgotten Lore of Eclipses – John Dvorak (March 7); 6. Asteroid Hunters – Carrie Nugent (March 14); 7. Exoplanets: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System – Michael Summers and James Trefil (March 14); 8. The Greatest Story Ever Told—So Far: Why Are We Here? – Lawrence M. Krauss (March 21); 9. Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos – Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw (March 28); 10. Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics – Eugenia Cheng (March 28)

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Swapna Krishna is a freelance writer, editor, and giant space/sci-fi geek.