New sci-fi and science reads for September 2022

September is a selection box of treats for sci-fi and science fans, with fantastic fiction, thought-provoking environmental science releases, and not forgetting the return of a certain Mr. deGrasse Tyson. Let’s dive in! The Skeptics’ Guide to the Future: What Yesterday’s Science and Science Fiction Tell Us About the World of the Future by Steven […]

New sci-fi and science reads for summer 2022

Need some suggestions for your holiday reads? I have you covered. Let’s celebrate summer with this stash of stupendous summer sci-fi and science picks! Nightmare Fuel: The Science of Horror Films by Nina NessethScience communicator and horror movie fan Nesseth dissects our enduring fascination with horror. Analyzing classics such as The Exorcist as well as […]

New sci-fi and science reads for April 2022

We’re now officially into spring reading season, so it’s time to welcome in a brand-new crop of sci-fi and science releases! Hidden in Plain Sight: The History, Science, and Engineering of Microfluidic Technology by Albert FolchFolch takes us under the microscope with an engaging overview and detailed images of the study of fluids at submillimeter […]

New sci-fi and science reads for March 2022

Are you done with winter? You and me both. Let’s discover some fresh, new reads for spring, featuring a few heavy hitters along with some lesser-known names, and a double dose of dinosaurs! The Insect Crisis: The Fall of the Tiny Empires That Run the World by Oliver MilmanInsects tend to be pretty low on […]

Life in a bubble

Recent discoveries show that our solar system lies in the middle of a giant “bubble” in space, which encompasses a volume five hundred light-years wide around us. As a result of this, there are relatively few star systems inside that region, and at its edge, a frenzy of star formation has taken place. The Local […]

New sci-fi and science reads for February 2022

Welcome to February reads! Let’s fight our way through the hearts, teddy bears, and chocolate (okay, maybe we’ll stop for chocolate) and get to the important stuff–the new science and sci-fi releases out this month. The Genesis Machine: Our Quest to Rewrite Life in the Age of Synthetic Biology by Amy Webb & Andrew HesselSynthetic […]