Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Our Picks > Science
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Our Picks
Books Category
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Autobiography/ Biography
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cultural Studies
General Non-Fiction
Large Print
New Age
Parenting & Childcare
Regional Studies
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Our Picks
We'd like to share our personal favorites with you. Here are titles that we particularly want to "hand-sell" to you?books that we think are outstanding, and that we don't want you to miss.
Science Sort By # of Items Per Page
How It Feels to Be Attacked by a Shark: And Other Amazing Life-or-Death Situations!
Michelle Hamer.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781602391918.  Daedalus Item Code: 53996
Most of us will never experience what it feels like to be attacked by a great white shark, but 46-year-old Allan Oppert here tells us exactly what it's like: "When I felt his teeth hit bone, I ... (Read More)
List Price: $12.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $8.97
How to Solve the Da Vinci Code: And 34 Other Really Interesting Uses of Mathematics
Richard Elwes.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857388384.  Daedalus Item Code: 53285
Is mathematics a subject you avoid at all costs—terrifying, mystifying, and boring in equal measure? Forget about the equations you tried to solve at school; British science writer and mathematician ... (Read More)
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
The Hungry Scientist Handbook: Electric Birthday Cakes, Edible Origami, and Other DIY Projects for Techies, Tinkerers, and Foodies
Patrick Buckley & Lily Binns.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061238680.  Daedalus Item Code: 53217
A loose confederation of creative minds dedicated to the pursuit of whimsical and sometimes useful experiments, the Hungry Scientist Society—Patrick Buckley, Lily Binns, and friends—offer here 20 ... (Read More)
List Price: $16.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $12.01
I Died for Beauty: Dorothy Wrinch and the Cultures of Science
Marjorie Senechal.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199732593.  Daedalus Item Code: 43594
A protégé of Bertrand Russell and the first woman to receive a doctor of science degree from Oxford University, Dorothy Wrinch (1894–1976) made major contributions to mathematical physics, ... (Read More)
List Price: $34.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $27.97
If You Were Raised by a Dinosaur
Isabella Brooklyn. Haude Levesque, illus.
Publisher: Imagine.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781623540159.  Daedalus Item Code: 53482
What would it have been like to be a dinosaur baby, long ago? Would you want Tyrannosaurus rex as a mom? Or a gentler giant who preferred munching leaves? Based on fascinating new information ... (Read More)
List Price: $9.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $5.97
The Innovator's Cookbook: Essentials for Inventing What Is Next
Steven Johnson, ed.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781594485589.  Daedalus Item Code: 23388
The author of Where Good Ideas Come From, The Invention of Air, and Everything Bad Is Good For You, Internet pioneer Steven Johnson provides this essential book for anyone ... (Read More)
List Price: $18.00 Sale Price: $4.98 $3.98 You Save: $14.02
Instant Egghead Guide: The Mind
Emily Anthes & Scientific American. Steve Mirsky, foreword.
Publisher: St. Martins/QPB.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780312386382.  Daedalus Item Code: 12972
Science journalist Emily Anthes takes a fantastic voyage through the whorls and curves of the human brain, surveying everything from how quickly you can possibly think (and that left-handed people ... (Read More)
Sale Price: $3.98
Inventors and Inventions
Richard Fisher, introduction.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906155674.  Daedalus Item Code: 53153
Taking a refreshing look at the fascinating history of inventors and inventions, this encyclopedic, heavily illustrated book surveys a diverse list of inventions from their earliest manifestations ... (Read More)
List Price: $45.00 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $35.02
Lives of the Planets: A Natural History of the Solar System
Richard Corfield.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780465028511.  Daedalus Item Code: 53228
In this grand tour of our dynamic and endlessly revealing astronomical backyard, astronomer Richard Corfield describes a scientific field in the midst of a revolution. Planetary science was mainly a ... (Read More)
List Price: $16.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $12.01
Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality
Jonathan Weiner.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780060765361.  Daedalus Item Code: 13799
Pulitzer Prize–winning science writer Jonathan Weiner offers this fast-paced and astonishing scientific adventure story: has the long-sought secret of eternal youth at last been found? In the 20th ... (Read More)
List Price: $27.99 Sale Price: $5.98 $3.98 You Save: $24.01
A Man of Misconceptions: The Life of an Eccentric in an Age of Change
John Glassie.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594488719.  Daedalus Item Code: 43117
(A Scientific American Best Science Book of 2012 and a New York Times Book Review "Editor's Choice") The interests of 17th-century priest-scientist Athanasius Kircher knew no ... (Read More)
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.97
Mapping the Universe: The Interactive History of Astronomy
Paul Murdin.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847329158.  Daedalus Item Code: 51736
From the earliest beginnings of our species, the night sky has been a source of wonder and inspiration. This lavishly illustrated volume traces our quest to understand the universe from the Stone Age ... (Read More)
List Price: $39.95 Sale Price: $14.98 You Save: $24.97
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | Previous | Next
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Reading Group Picks
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
Contact Us
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Gift Cards
Track Order
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2015 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com