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  
Physics of the Future
Physics of the Future
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473332
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $16.00

Space elevators. Internet-enabled contact lenses. Cars that fly by floating on magnetic fields. This is the stuff of science fiction—it’s also daily life in the year 2100.

Renowned theoretical physicist Michio Kaku details the developments in computer technology, artificial intelligence, medicine, space travel, and more, that are poised to happen over the...

Read more >
The Illustrated A Brief History of Time
The Illustrated A Brief History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553103748
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Illustrated A Brief History of Time
Updated and Expanded Edition
Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1996
Price: $40.00

In the years since its publication in 1988, Stephen Hawking's A Brief History Of Time has established itself as a landmark volume in scientific writing.  It has become an international publishing phenomenon, translated into forty languages and selling over nine million copies.  The book was on the cutting edge of what was then... Read more >
Cosmos
Cosmos
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800985
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Cosmos

Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $7.99

RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOX
 
Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World
Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World
Written by Paul Stamets, Foreword by Andrew Weil
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780898158397
Our Price: $32.50
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World
An Identification Guide
Written by Paul Stamets
Foreword by Andrew Weil


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1996
Price: $32.50

From the author of GROWING GOURMET AND MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS comes the only identification guide exclusively devoted to the world's psilocybin-containing mushrooms. Detailed descriptions and color photographs for over 100 species are provided, as well as an exploration of their long-standing (and often religious) use by ancient peoples and their continued significance... Read more >
The Story of the Human Body
The Story of the Human Body
Written by Daniel Lieberman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307741806
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Story of the Human Body
Evolution, Health, and Disease
Written by Daniel Lieberman


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $15.95

In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years. He illuminates the major transformations that contributed to key adaptations to the body: the rise of bipedalism; the shift to a non-fruit-based diet; the... Read more >
Fingerprints of the Gods
Fingerprints of the Gods
Written by Graham Hancock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780517887295
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Fingerprints of the Gods
The Evidence of Earth's Lost Civilization
Written by Graham Hancock


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: April 2, 1996
Price: $19.95

The bestselling author of The Sign and the Seal reveals the true origins of civilization. Connecting puzzling clues scattered throughout the world, Hancock discovers compelling evidence of a technologically and culturally advanced civilization that was destroyed and obliterated from human memory. Four 8-page photo inserts. Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Written by Rebecca Skloot, Read by Cassandra Campbell and Bahni Turpin
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307712516
Our Price: $20.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Written by Rebecca Skloot
Read by Cassandra Campbell and Bahni Turpin


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $20.00

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken without her knowledge—became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first “immortal” human cells grown in culture, they are... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Demon-Haunted World
Demon-Haunted World
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345409461
Our Price: $17.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Demon-Haunted World
Science as a Candle in the Dark
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: February 25, 1997
Price: $17.00

"A glorious book . . . A spirited defense of science . . . From the first page to the last, this book is a manifesto for clear thought."

*Los Angeles Times



"POWERFUL . . . A stirring defense of informed rationality. . . Rich in surprising information and beautiful writing."

*The... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Super Brain
Super Brain
Written by Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D. and Deepak Chopra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956835
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Super Brain
Unleashing the Explosive Power of Your Mind to Maximize Health, Happiness, and Spiritual Well-Being
Written by Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D. and Deepak Chopra


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $15.00

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 of the... Read more >
Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307744258
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $16.95

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Page 3 of 100
View past category highlights: