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Outros Nomes: Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (Russo)
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The Royal Society gives an annual award for new popular science writing for a general adult readership. The Prize is open to science books written for a non-specialist audience. The winner mostrar mais receives £25,000 and the authors of the short listed books £2,500.

The awards have changed names many times:
1988 - 89: Science Book Prizes
1990 - 00: Rhône-Poulenc Prizes for Science Books
2001 - 06: Aventis Prizes for Science Books
2007 - 2010 : Royal Society Prizes for Science Books
2011- 2015 Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (General prize)
2016 - : Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize

More details of the Prizes are avaialble at Royal Society Book Prizes mostrar menos
Stages:
Todos, Winner (66), Shortlist (312), Longlist (65)
Categorias:
Todos, General (282), Junior (95)
Years:
Todos, 2023 (6), 2022 (6), 2021 (6), 2020 (6), 2019 (6), 2018 (6), 2017 (6), 2016 (6), 2015 (6), 2014 (12), 2013 (13), 2012 (12), 2011 (13), 2010 (11), 2009 (13), 2008 (12), 2007 (6), 2006 (13), 2005 (13), 2004 (14), 2003 (6), 2002 (6), 2001 (6), 2000 (6), 1999 (6), 1998 (6), 1997 (6), 1996 (6), 1995 (6), 1994 (7), 1993 (6), 1992 (6), 1991 (6), 1990 (6), 1989 (5), 1988 (6)

Winner 36

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An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us de Ed Yong2023
A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters de Henry Gee2022
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures de Merlin Sheldrake2021
Explaining Humans de Camilla Pang2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men de Caroline Criado Perez2019
Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain de Sarah-Jayne Blakemore2018
Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society de Cordelia Fine2017
The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science de Andrea Wulf2016
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made de Gaia Vince2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World de Mark Miodownik2014
The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World de Sean M. Carroll2013
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood de James Gleick2012
The Wave Watcher's Companion: From Ocean Waves to Light Waves Via Shock Waves, Stadium Waves, and all the Rest of Life's Undulations de Gavin Pretor-Pinney2011
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution de Nick Lane2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science de Richard Holmes2009
Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet de Mark Lynas2008
Stumbling on Happiness de Daniel Gilbert2007
Electric Universe: The Shocking True Story of Electricity de David Bodanis2006
Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another de Philip Ball2005
A Short History of Nearly Everything de Bill Bryson2004
Right Hand, Left Hand: The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms and Cultures de Chris McManus2003
O Universo numa Casca de Noz de Stephen Hawking2002
Mapping The Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science de Robert Kunzig2001
The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory de Brian Greene2000
The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth de Paul Hoffman1999
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies de Jared Diamond1998
The Wisdom of the Bones: In Search of Human Origins de Alan Walker1997
Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times de Arno Karlen1996
The Consumer's Good Chemical Guide: A Jargon-free Guide to the Chemicals of Everyday Life de John Emsley1995
The Language of the Genes de Steve Jones1994
The Making of Memory: From Molecules to Mind de Steven Rose1993
The Third Chimpanzee: The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal de Jared M. Diamond1992
Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History de Stephen Jay Gould1991
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics de Roger Penrose1990
Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins de Roger Lewin1989
Living with Risk: The British Medical Assocation Guide (Wiley Medical Publications) de British Medical Association1988

Shortlist 217

ObraAno
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us de Ed Yong2023
Nuts and Bolts: Seven Small Inventions That Changed the World in a Big Way de Roma Agrawal2023
Jellyfish Age Backwards: Nature's Secrets to Longevity de Nicklas Brendborg2023
Taking Flight de Lev Parikian2023
Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus de David Quammen2023
The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science de Kate Zernike2023
A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters de Henry Gee2022
The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a School Teacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History de Nick Davidson2022
Spike: The Virus v The People - the inside story de Jeremy Farrar2022
Age Proof: The New Science of Living a Longer and Healthier Life The No 1 International Bestseller de Rose Anne Kenny2022
Hot air : the inside story of the battle against climate change denial de Peter Stott2022
Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist de Frans de Waal2022
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures de Merlin Sheldrake2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers de Emily Levesque2021
Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art de James Nestor2021
The End of Bias: A Beginning: The Science and Practice of Overcoming Unconscious Bias de Jessica Nordell2021
The Sleeping Beauties: And Other Stories of Mystery Illness de Suzanne O'Sullivan2021
Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth de Stuart Ritchie2021
Explaining Humans de Camilla Pang2020
The World According to Physics de Jim Al-Khalili2020
The Body: A Guide for Occupants de Bill Bryson2020
The Great Pretender de Susannah Cahalan2020
The Double X Economy: The Epic Potential of Women's Empowerment de Linda Scott2020
Transcendence: How Humans Evolved through Fire, Language, Beauty, and Time de Gaia Vince2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men de Caroline Criado Perez2019
Six Impossible Things: The ‘Quanta of Solace’ and the Mysteries of the Subatomic World de John Gribbin2019
The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ de Monty Lyman2019
Clearing the Air: The Beginning and the End of Air Pollution de Tim Smedley2019
The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter de Paul J. Steinhardt2019
Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe de Steven Strogatz2019
Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain de Sarah-Jayne Blakemore2018
The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife de Lucy Cooke2018
The Beautiful Cure: Harnessing Your Body's Natural Defences de Daniel M. Davis2018
Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms de Hannah Fry2018
Liquid Rules de Mark Miodownik2018
The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World de Simon Winchester2018
Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society de Cordelia Fine2017
Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics de Eugenia Cheng2017
Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness de Peter Godfrey-Smith2017
In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's de Joseph Jebelli2017
To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death de Mark O'Connell2017
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life de Ed Yong2017
The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science de Andrea Wulf2016
The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird’s Egg de Tim Birkhead2016
The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe de Thomas Levenson2016
Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body de Jo Marchant2016
The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World de Oliver Morton2016
The Gene: An Intimate History de Siddhartha Mukherjee2016
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made de Gaia Vince2015
The Man Who Couldn't Stop: OCD and the True Story of a Life Lost in Thought de David Adam2015
The Grapes of Math: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life de Alex Bellos2015
Smashing Physics: Inside the World’s Biggest Experiment de Jon Butterworth2015
Life’s Greatest Secret: The Story of the Race to Crack the Genetic Code de Matthew Cobb2015
Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology de Johnjoe McFadden2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World de Mark Miodownik2014
Serving the Reich: the struggle for the soul of physics under Hitler de Philip Ball2014
Seven Elements that Changed the World: An Adventure of Ingenuity and Discovery de John Browne2014
The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle over General Relativity de Pedro G. Ferreira2014
The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery de George Johnson2014
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal de Mary Roach2014
The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World de Sean M. Carroll2013
Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird de Tim Birkhead2013
Cells to Civilizations: The Principles of Change That Shape Life de Enrico Coen2013
Buzzing! de Anneliese Emmans Dean2013
Pieces of Light: How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts de Charles Fernyhough2013
The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century Bestiary de Caspar Henderson2013
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea de Callum Roberts2013
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood de James Gleick2012
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything de Joshua Foer2012
My Beautiful Genome: Exposing Our Genetic Future, One Quirk at a Time de Lone Frank2012
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos de Brian Greene2012
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined de Steven Pinker2012
The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age de Nathan Wolfe2012
The Wave Watcher's Companion: From Ocean Waves to Light Waves Via Shock Waves, Stadium Waves, and all the Rest of Life's Undulations de Gavin Pretor-Pinney2011
Alex's Adventures in Numberland de Alex Bellos2011
Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages de Guy Deutscher2011
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements de Sam Kean2011
Massive: The Missing Particle That Sparked the Greatest Hunt in Science de Ian Sample2011
The Rough Guide to the Future de Jon Turney2011
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution de Nick Lane2010
We Need to Talk About Kelvin: What Everyday Things Tell Us About the Universe de Marcus Chown2010
Why Does E=mc²?: (And Why Should We Care?) de Brian Cox2010
Everyday Practice of Science: Where Intuition and Passion Meet Objectivity and Logic de Frederick Grinnell2010
God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science de James Hannam2010
A World Without Ice de Henry N. Pollack2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science de Richard Holmes2009
What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life de Avery Gilbert2009
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks de Ben Goldacre2009
Decoding the Heavens: A 2,000-Year-Old Computer—and the Century-Long Search to Discover Its Secrets de Jo Marchant2009
The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives de Leonard Mlodinow2009
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body de Neil Shubin2009
Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet de Mark Lynas2008
The Sun Kings: The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began de Stuart Clark2008
Gut Feelings: The Intelligence of the Unconscious de Gerd Gigerenzer2008
Coral: A Pessimist in Paradise de Steve Jones2008
Why Beauty Is Truth: A History of Symmetry de Ian Stewart2008
A Life Decoded de J. Craig Venter2008
Stumbling on Happiness de Daniel Gilbert2007
The Rough Guide to Climate Change de Robert Henson2007
In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind de Eric R. Kandel2007
Lonesome George: The Life and Loves of a Conservation Icon de Henry Nicholls2007
Homo Britannicus : The Incredible Story of Human Life in Britain de Chris Stringer2007
One in Three: A Son's Journey into the History and Science of Cancer de Adam Wishart2007
Electric Universe: The Shocking True Story of Electricity de David Bodanis2006
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed de Jared M. Diamond2006
Parallel Worlds : A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos de Michio Kaku2006
Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria and the Meaning of Life de Nick Lane2006
Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes de Arthur I. Miller2006
The Truth About Hormones: An Up-to-the-minute, Highly Entertaining Guide to Those Mysteriously Powerful Things, Hormones de Vivienne Parry2006
Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another de Philip Ball2005
The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life de Richard Dawkins2005
Why Life Speeds Up As You Get Older: How Memory Shapes our Past de Douwe Draaisma2005
Matters of Substance: Drugs--and Why Everyone's a User de Griffith Edwards2005
Earth: An Intimate History de Richard Fortey2005
Human Mind: How to Make the Most It2005
A Short History of Nearly Everything de Bill Bryson2004
In the Beginning Was the Worm: Finding the Secrets of Life in a Tiny Hermaphrodite de Andrew Brown2004
Magic Universe: A Grand Tour of Modern Science de Nigel Calder2004
Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body de Armand Marie Leroi2004
Nature via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human de Matt Ridley2004
The Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin de Francis Spufford2004
Right Hand, Left Hand: The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms and Cultures de Chris McManus2003
Small World: Uncovering Nature's Hidden Networks de Mark Buchanan2003
Reckoning with Risk: Learning to Live with Uncertainty de Gerd Gigerenzer2003
The Extravagant Universe: Exploding Stars, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Cosmos (Princeton Science Library) de Robert P. Kirshner2003
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature de Steven Pinker2003
If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens … Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life de Stephen Webb2003
O Universo numa Casca de Noz de Stephen Hawking2002
Aeons: The Search for the Beginning of Time de Martin Gorst2002
The Secret Life of Dust: From the Cosmos to the Kitchen Counter, the Big Consequences of Little Things de Hannah Holmes2002
The Madness of Adam and Eve: How Schizophrenia Shaped Humanity de David Horrobin2002
A Primate's Memoir: A Neuroscientist's Unconventional Life Among the Baboons de Robert M. Sapolsky2002
Acid Tongues and Tranquil Dreamers: Eight Scientific Rivalries That Changed the World de Michael White2002
Mapping The Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science de Robert Kunzig2001
Creation: Life and How to Make It de Steve Grand2001
Strange Beauty: Murray Gell-Mann and the Revolution in Twentieth-Century Physics de George Johnson2001
Mendel's Demon: Gene Justice and the Complexity of Life de Mark Ridley2001
Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements de Paul Strathern2001
Malignant Sadness: The Anatomy of Depression de Lewis Wolpert2001
The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory de Brian Greene2000
The White Death: A History of Tuberculosis de Thomas Dormandy2000
A Brief History of the Future: Origins of the Internet de John Naughton2000
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters de Matt Ridley2000
Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior de Jonathan Weiner2000
Children Of Prometheus: The Accelerating Pace Of Human Evolution de Christopher Wills2000
The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth de Paul Hoffman1999
Mapping the Mind de Rita Carter1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash de Sylvia Nasar1999
How the Mind Works de Steven Pinker1999
One Renegade Cell: How Cancer Begins de Robert A. Weinberg1999
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge de Edward O. Wilson1999
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies de Jared Diamond1998
The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications de David Deutsch1998
Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth de Richard A. Fortey1998
This Is Biology: The Science of the Living World de Ernst Mayr1998
Fermat's Last Theorem: The Story of a Riddle That Confounded the World's Greatest Minds for 358 Years de Simon Singh1998
Twins: And What They Tell Us About Who We Are de Lawrence Wright1998
The Wisdom of the Bones: In Search of Human Origins de Alan Walker1997
Climbing Mount Improbable de Richard Dawkins1997
Fire in the Mind: Science, Faith, and the Search for Order de George Johnson1997
In the Blood: God, Genes and Destiny de Steve Jones1997
The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation de Matt Ridley1997
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time de Dava Sobel1997
Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times de Arno Karlen1996
Nature's Keepers: The New Science of Nature Management de Stephen Budiansky1996
The Faber Book of Science de John Carey1996
O Enigma do Tempo de Paul Davies1996
River Out of Eden: A Darwinian View of Life de Richard Dawkins1996
Nature's Numbers de Ian Stewart1996
The Consumer's Good Chemical Guide: A Jargon-free Guide to the Chemicals of Everyday Life de John Emsley1995
The Book of Man: The Human Genome Project and the Quest to Discover Our Genetic Heritage de W. F. Bodmer1995
The Covenant of the Wild: Why Animals Chose Domestication de Stephen Budiansky1995
The Snows of Olympus: A Garden on Mars de Arthur C. Clarke1995
Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration de Bert Hölldobler1995
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language de Steven Pinker1995
The Language of the Genes de Steve Jones1994
Afterglow of Creation: From the Fireball to the Discovery of Cosmic Ripples de Marcus Chown1994
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature de Matt Ridley1994
The Neandertals: Of Skeletons, Scientists, and Scandal de Erik Trinkaus1994
The Engineer in the Garden: Genes and Genetics : From the Idea of Heredity to the Creation of Life de Colin Tudge1994
Dreams of a Final Theory de Steven Weinberg1994
The Diversity of Life de Edward O. Wilson1994
The Making of Memory: From Molecules to Mind de Steven Rose1993
Insects in Flight de John Brackenbury1993
The Mind of God : The Scientific Basis for a Rational World de Paul Davies1993
The Malaria Capers : More Tales of Parasites and People, Research and Reality de Robert S. Desowitz1993
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman de James Gleick1993
Virtual Worlds: A Journey in Hype and Hyperreality (Penguin Science) de Benjamin Woolley1993
The Third Chimpanzee: The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal de Jared M. Diamond1992
Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist de Adrian Desmond1992
Fossils: The Evolution and Extinction of Species de Niles Eldredge1992
Dawn of a Millennium: Beyond Evolution and Culture (Penguin Science) de Erich Harth1992
The Natural History of the Universe de Colin A. Ronan1992
Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped de Colin Tudge1992
Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History de Stephen Jay Gould1991
The Trials of Life de David Attenborough1991
Genome: The Story of the Most Astonishing Scientific Adventure of Our Time the Attempt to Map All the Genes in the Human de Jerry E. Bishop1991
Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology de Eric Drexler1991
The Stuff of the Universe: Dark Matter, Mankind and the Coincidences of Cosmology de John Gribbin1991
Global Warming: Are We Entering the Greenhouse Century? de Stephen H. Schneider1991
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics de Roger Penrose1990
Time Reversal: An Autobiography de Anatole Abragam1990
Evolution: The Great Debate de Vernon Blackmore1990
The Mind Machine de Colin Blakemore1990
The New Physics de Paul Davies1990
Senses and Sensibilities de Jillyn Smith1990
Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins de Roger Lewin1989
End: Cosmic Catastrophe and the Fate of the Universe de Frank Close1989
Chaos: Making a New Science de James Gleick1989
Uma Breve Historia do Tempo de Stephen Hawking1989
The Crumbs of Creation: Trace elements in history, medicine, industry, crime and folklore de J Lenihan1989
Living with Risk: The British Medical Assocation Guide (Wiley Medical Publications) de British Medical Association1988
Thinking Machines: The Search for Artificial Intelligence de Igor Aleksander1988
Molecules de P. W. Atkins1988
Egg: A Photographic Story of Hatching de Robert Burton1988
The Omega Point: The Search for the Missing Mass and the Ultimate Fate of the Universe (Bantam New Age Books) de John Gribbin1988
The Quantum Universe de Tony Hey1988

Longlist 65

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Tesla: Inventor of the Electrical Age de W. Bernard Carlson2014
What a Wonderful World: One Man's Attempt to Explain the Big Stuff de Marcus Chown2014
Dice World: Science and Life in a Random Universe de Brian Clegg2014
The Compatibility Gene: How Our Bodies Fight Disease, Attract Others, and Define Our Selves de Daniel M. Davis2014
My Brief History de Stephen Hawking2014
Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us about Sex, Diet, and How We Live de Marlene Zuk2014
The Spark of Life: Electricity in the Human Body de Frances Ashcroft2013
The Story of Earth: The First 4.5 Billion Years, from Stardust to Living Planet de Robert M. Hazen2013
Life's Ratchet: How Molecular Machines Extract Order from Chaos de Peter M. Hoffmann2013
Air: The Restless Shaper of the World de William Bryant Logan2013
The Cosmic Tourist: Visit the 100 Most Awe-Inspiring Destinations in the Universe! de Brian May2013
The Life of a Leaf de Steven Vogel2013
The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir de Sarah Manguso2012
The 4 Percent Universe: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Race to Discover the Rest of Reality de Richard Panek2012
The Address Book: Our Place in the Scheme of Things de Tim Radford2012
Pricing the Future: Finance, Physics, and the 300-year Journey to the Black-Scholes Equation de George G. Szpiro2012
Race?: Debunking a Scientific Myth de Ian Tattersall2012
The Folly of Fools: The Logic of Deceit and Self-Deception in Human Life de Robert Trivers2012
Spider Silk: Evolution and 400 Million Years of Spinning, Waiting, Snagging, and Mating de Leslie Brunetta2011
Here on Earth: A Natural History of the Planet de Tim Flannery2011
The Price of Altruism: George Price and the Search for the Origins of Kindness de Oren Harman2011
What Technology Wants de Kevin Kelly2011
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves de Matt Ridley2011
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void de Mary Roach2011
The Fever: How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years de Sonia Shah2011
Why Evolution Is True de Jerry A. Coyne2010
In Search of the Multiverse de John Gribbin2010
Storms of my grandchildren de James Hansen2010
The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World de Iain McGilchrist2010
Complexity : A Guided Tour de Melanie Mitchell2010
Living with Enza: The Forgotten Story of Britain and the Great Flu Pandemic of 1918 de Mark Honigsbaum2009
Quantum: Einstein, Bohr, and the Great Debate about the Nature of Reality de Manjit Kumar2009
Strange Fruit: Why Both Sides are Wrong in the Race Debate de Kenan Malik2009
Physics for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines de Richard A. Muller2009
Ice, Mud and Blood: Lessons from Climates Past de Chris Turney2009
Microcosm: E. coli and the New Science of Life de Carl Zimmer2009
The Universe in a Mirror: The Saga of the Hubble Space Telescope and the Visionaries Who Built It de Robert Zimmerman2009
The Goldilocks Enigma: Why Is the Universe Just Right for Life? de Paul Davies2008
A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis de David M. Friedman2008
Bang!: The Complete History of the Universe de Brian May2008
The Science of Doctor Who de Paul Parsons2008
Giant Leaps: Mankind's greatest scientific advances de John Perry2008
Francis Crick: Discoverer of the Genetic Code de Matt Ridley2008
The Elements of Murder: A History of Poison de John Emsley2006
The Gecko's Foot: Bio-inspiration: Engineering New Materials from Nature de Peter Forbes2006
The Silicon Eye: How a Silicon Valley Company Aims to Make All Current Computers, Cameras, and Cell Phones Obsolete (Ent de George Gilder2006
Venomous Earth: How Arsenic Caused The World's Worst Mass Poisoning de Andrew Meharg2006
Seven Deadly Colours de Andrew Parker2006
Stalking the Riemann Hypothesis: The Quest to Find the Hidden Law of Prime Numbers de Dan Rockmore2006
The Fruits of War de Michael White2006
The Long Summer: How Climate Changed Civilization de Brian Fagan2005
Pandora's Breeches: Women, Science & Power in the Enlightenment de Patricia Fara2005
Deep Simplicity: Chaos, Complexity and the Emergence of Life de John Gribbin2005
Aspirin: The Remarkable Story of a Wonder Drug de Diarmuid Jeffreys2005
The Status Syndrome: How Social Standing Affects Our Health and Longevity de Michael Marmot2005
Hippocratic Oaths: Medicine and Its Discontents de Raymond Tallis2005
Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control de Kathleen Taylor2005
Galileo's Finger: The Ten Great Ideas of Science de Peter Atkins2004
The Essential Difference: Male And Female Brains And The Truth About Autism de Simon Baron-Cohen2004
A Brief History of Infinity: The Quest to Think the Unthinkable de Brian Clegg2004
Freedom Evolves de Daniel C. Dennett2004
Sex, Botany and Empire: The Story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph Banks de Patricia Fara2004
After the Ice: A Global Human History 20,000-5000 BC de Steven Mithen2004
How to Clone the Perfect Blonde: Using Science to Make Your Wildest Dreams Come True de Sue Nelson2004
Adam's Curse: A Future without Men de Bryan Sykes2004

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The Royal Society gives an annual award for new popular science writing for a general adult readership. The Prize is open to science books written for a non-specialist audience. The winner receives £25,000 and the authors of the short listed books £2,500.

The awards have changed names many times:
1988 - 89: Science Book Prizes
1990 - 00: Rhône-Poulenc Prizes for Science Books
2001 - 06: Aventis Prizes for Science Books
2007 - 2010 : Royal Society Prizes for Science Books
2011- 2015 Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (General prize)
2016 - : Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize

More details of the Prizes are avaialble at Royal Society Book Prizes (English, Member-written)
The Royal Society gives out awards for popular science writing. Typically they give two awards per year - a junior and a general. There is no 2009 junior award because of budgetary reasons.

The awards have changed names many times:
1988 - 89: Science Book Prizes
1990 - 00: Rhône-Poulenc Prizes for Science Books
2001 - 06: Aventis Prizes for Science Books
2007 - : Royal Society Prizes for Science Books.

See also http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/Royal+Society+Winton+Prize+for+Science+Books+shortlist for 2012-2016, although the sponsorship had changed again in 2016. (English, Member-written)
See also the longlist and the winners.

See also http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/Royal+Society+Prize+for+Science+Books+Shortlist for 1988-2011. (English, Member-written)
The Royal Society gives an annual prize for new popular science writing for a general adult readership. The prize is open to science books written for a non-specialist audience. The winner receives £25,000 and the authors of the short listed books £2,500.

The name of the prize has changed over the years:
1988-1989: Science Book Prize
1990-2000: Rhône-Poulenc Prize for Science Books
2001-2006: Aventis Prize for Science Books
2007-2010: Royal Society Prize for Science Books
2011-date: Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books

More details of the prize are available at Royal Society Winton Prize for Science books.

See also the longlist and the shortlist. (English, Member-written)
See also the shortlist and the winners. (English, Member-written)
see also Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (Italian, Member-written)

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