Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
1000 or more books in Science

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Science books by browsing the categories below.

Science:

Science:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Turing's Cathedral
Turing's Cathedral
Written by George Dyson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400075997
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Turing's Cathedral
The Origins of the Digital Universe
Written by George Dyson


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $16.95

A Wall Street Journal Best Business Book of 2012
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2012

In this revealing account of how the digital universe exploded in the aftermath of World War II, George Dyson illuminates the nature of digital computers, the lives of those who brought them into existence, and how code...

Read more >
The Future of Life
The Future of Life
Written by Edward O. Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679768111
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Future of Life

Written by Edward O. Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2003
Price: $15.95

One of the world’s most important scientists, Edward O. Wilson is also an abundantly talented writer who has twice won the Pulitzer Prize. In this, his most personal and timely book to date, he assesses the precarious state of our environment, examining the mass extinctions occurring in our time and the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Good Calories, Bad Calories
Good Calories, Bad Calories
Written by Gary Taubes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307267948
Our Price: $12.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Good Calories, Bad Calories

Written by Gary Taubes


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $12.99

For decades we have been taught that fat is bad for us, carbohydrates better, and that the key to a healthy weight is eating less and exercising more. Yet despite this advice, we have seen unprecedented epidemics of obesity and diabetes. Taubes argues that the problem lies in refined carbohydrates, like... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Information
The Information
Written by James Gleick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096237
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Information
A History, A Theory, A Flood
Written by James Gleick


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $16.95

A New York Times Notable Book
Los Angeles Times and Cleveland Plain Dealer Best Book of the Year
Winner of the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award

From the bestselling author of the acclaimed Chaos and Genius comes a thoughtful and provocative exploration of the big ideas of the modern era: Information, communication, and...

Read more >
Super Brain
Super Brain
Written by Rudolph E. Tanzi and Deepak Chopra
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956842
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Super Brain
Unleashing the Explosive Power of Your Mind to Maximize Health, Happiness, and Spiritual Well-Being
Written by Rudolph E. Tanzi and Deepak Chopra


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

A manual for relating to the brain in a revolutionary new way, Super Brain shows you how to use your brain as a gateway for achieving health, happiness, and spiritual growth. The authors are two pioneers: bestselling author and physician Deepak Chopra and Harvard Medical School professor Rudolph E. Tanzi, one... Read more >
Beyond the God Particle
Beyond the God Particle
Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148010
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Beyond the God Particle

Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill


Format: Hardcover, 340 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $24.95

Two leading physicists discuss the importance of the Higgs Boson, the future of particle physics, and the mysteries of the universe yet to be unraveled.
 

On July 4, 2012, the long-sought Higgs Boson--aka "the God Particle"--was discovered at the world's largest particle accelerator, the LHC, in Geneva, Switzerland. On March 14, 2013... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Phi
Phi
Written by Giulio Tononi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907219
Our Price: $30.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Phi
A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul
Written by Giulio Tononi


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $30.00

This title is printed in full color throughout.

From one of the most original and influential neuroscientists at work today, here is an exploration of consciousness unlike any other—as told by Galileo, who opened the way for the objectivity of science and is now intent on making subjective experience a part of...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Code Book
The Code Book
Written by Simon Singh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495325
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Code Book
The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography
Written by Simon Singh


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2000
Price: $16.95

In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of Scots, trapped by her own code, to the Navajo Code Talkers who... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Demon in the Freezer
The Demon in the Freezer
Written by Richard Preston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588362452
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Demon in the Freezer
A True Story
Written by Richard Preston


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 8, 2002
Price: $7.99

“The bard of biological weapons captures
the drama of the front lines.”

-Richard Danzig, former secretary of the navy


The first major bioterror event in the United States-the anthrax attacks in October 2001-was a clarion call for scientists who work with “hot” agents to find ways of protecting civilian populations against biological weapons. In... Read more >
The Female Brain
The Female Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767928410
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Female Brain

Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $11.99

Every brain begins as a female brain. It only becomes male eight weeks after conception, when excess testosterone shrinks the communications center, reduces the hearing cortex, and makes the part of the brain that processes sex twice as large.

Louann Brizendine, M.D. is a pioneering neuropsychiatrist who brings together the latest... Read more >
View pages: 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16
Page 11 of 100
View past category highlights: