This book makes me want to learn more, so In my eyes, it is an inspiration.
Organizing it this ways serves to make the book more entertaining in the variety of subjects that are presented when the book is read from cover to cover.
If science were the basis of theology, this anthology contains the kind of writing one might read.
I am using this edition in my English course of Science and Nature writing. We've started with the "What Scientist Study" and the subject matter is intense and very... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Dave Jones
If you have a perfect geometric view of reality and a highly polished Cartesian rationalism, then this is for you. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Allan Eaddy
How do you pick the best science writing of the twentieth century? Really it all comes down to a matter of opinion, which almost always results in the complaint and special... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Stretchkev
This is an excellent compendium of science writings that span back to the days of Darwin.
Dawkins covers and inspires with his selection.
The book is everything I had hoped it would and more. I will really enjoy this book for years to come!Published 11 months ago by S. Groth
our science class is using this book for our peer learning classes...we are seniors and really are up on the latest science subjects, so this was more than perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!Published 14 months ago by million appell
From biology to cosmology this book trully is and Dawkins himself puts it "a celebration of humanity. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Adam
If you want to know how scientists think and want to explore broadly many of the things that science has discovered, this is the book. Read morePublished on December 30, 2011 by Obi
It is a testament to Richard Dawkin's impecable selection of writings that I ploughed through nearly four-hundred pages of isolated essays and extracts in about a week. Read morePublished on October 4, 2011 by lachyjm