Popular Science

What the Pop Sci folks are reading right now

The books on our end-of-summer reading list.
PopSci Books

From our bookshelves to yours.

Annie Spratt via Unsplash

I never know what to read, so I asked my coworkers. Then I wrote it down here. Here is what the PopSci editors and writers are reading when we are away from our desks.

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn

Amazon

"The Dead Mountaineer’s Inn is like Hercule Poirot on Mars. Well, sort of. Maybe. It’s your classic locked-room mystery. But, also something else entirely." —Tom McNamara

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn by Arkady Strugatsky & Boris Strugatsky. Amazon; $16.

Dragonlance Chronicles

Dragonlance Chronicles

Amazon

"I'm reading the again for the first got me amped for some old-school dragons. It's one of the best classical fantasy series ever. This is book one of a four-book run that's tied to the seasons." —

Você está lendo uma amostra, registre-se para ler mais.

Interesses relacionados

Mais de Popular Science

Popular ScienceLeitura de 11 mins
In Search of the Missing Microbe
Lake Khövsgöl is about as far north of the Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar as you can get without leaving the country. If you’re too impatient for the 13-hour bus ride, you can take a prop plane to the town of Murun, then drive for three hours on di
Popular ScienceLeitura de 1 mins
Stairs That Start Nowhere
GLANCE AT THE STAIRS ABOVE. Find the base…rather, spot the top. Upon closer examination, you’ll realize that there is no beginning or end. There’s no way that’s feasible, right? These familiar steps, called the Penrose stairs, are a type of “impossib
Popular ScienceLeitura de 5 mins
One And Done
Otto Rohwedder reinvented bread when he created the first machine to slice it. His local paper called the innovation “a refinement that will receive a hearty and permanent welcome.” Only a few cities enjoyed the convenience until Taggart Baking Co. m