Popular science written by scientists?
November 29, 2010 2:14 PM Subscribe
Recommend me some popular science written by practicing scientists.
posted by IjonTichy to science & nature (32 answers total) 47 users marked this as a favorite
I'd like to find high-quality popularizations of science written by scientists (not science journalists) who are leaders in their field--books that deserve to be mentioned in the same breath as Faraday's Chemical History of a Candle and Oliver Sacks' Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat.