Reading

Books of Note

Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain – Lisa Feldman Barrett, 2020

The Math(s) Fix: An Education Blueprint for the AI Age – Conrad Wolfram, 2020

The End of Everything: (Astrophysically Speaking) – Katie Mack, 2020

Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of
Spacetime – Sean Carroll, 2019

The Nocturnal Brain: Nightmares, Neuroscience, and the Secret World of Sleep – Guy Leschziner, 2019

The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine – Lindsey Fitzharris, 2019

Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology – Adrienne Mayor, 2019

The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America – Timothy Snyder, 2018

Brief Answers to the Big Questions – Stephen Hawking, 2018

The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity – Byron Reese, 2018

The Order of Time – Carlo Rovelli, 2018

Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence – Max Tegmark, 2017

DNA: The Story of the Genetic Revolution – James D. Watson, 2017

Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms – Hannah Fry, 2016

Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of
Consciousness – Peter Godfrey-Smith, 2016

I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View
of Life – Ed Yong, 2016

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? – Frans de
Waal, 2016

Where the Dead Pause, and the Japanese Say Goodbye: A Journey Paperback – Marie Mutsuki Mockett, 2016

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Noah Harari, 2015

The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission – Jim Bell, 2015