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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 visa mer £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 visa färre
Stadier:
Alla, Winner (66), Shortlist (312), Longlist (65)
Kategorier:
Alla, General (282), Junior (95)
År:
Alla, 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)
Utannonseras:
november 2023: Vinnare2023 Nyliga
oktober 2023: Finalister2023 Nyliga

Winner 36

VerkÅr
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us av Ed Yong2023
A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters av Henry Gee2022
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures av Merlin Sheldrake2021
Explaining Humans av Camilla Pang2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men av Caroline Criado Perez2019
Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain av Sarah-Jayne Blakemore2018
Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society av Cordelia Fine2017
Vetenskapens bortglömde hjälte : Alexander von Humboldts äventyr av Andrea Wulf2016
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made av Gaia Vince2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World av 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 av Sean M. Carroll2013
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood av 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 av Gavin Pretor-Pinney2011
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution av Nick Lane2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science av Richard Holmes2009
Sex grader : vår framtid på en varmare jord av Mark Lynas2008
Snubbla på lyckan : varför din hjärna sätter krokben för dig av Daniel Gilbert2007
Elektricitet : historien om universums mäktigaste kraft av David Bodanis2006
Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another av Philip Ball2005
En kortfattad historik över nästan allting av Bill Bryson2004
Höger hand, vänster hand : uppkomsten av asymmetrier i hjärnor, kroppar, atomer och kulturer av Chris McManus2003
Universum i ett nötskal av Stephen Hawking2002
Mapping The Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science av Robert Kunzig2001
Ett utsökt universum : supersträngar, dolda dimensioner och sökandet efter den slutgiltiga teorin av Brian Greene2000
The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth av Paul Hoffman1999
Vete, vapen & virus : en kort sammanfattning av mänsklighetens historia under de senaste 13 000 åren av Jared Diamond1998
The Wisdom of the Bones: In Search of Human Origins av Alan Walker1997
Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times av Arno Karlen1996
The Consumer's Good Chemical Guide: A Jargon-free Guide to the Chemicals of Everyday Life av John Emsley1995
The Language of the Genes av Steve Jones1994
The Making of Memory: From Molecules to Mind av Steven Rose1993
Den mänskliga apans uppgång och fall : en bok om människans historia och kultur i ett biologiskt perspektiv av Jared M. Diamond1992
Livet är underbart : om femögda djur och naturens slumpmässiga historia av Stephen Jay Gould1991
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics av Roger Penrose1990
Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins av Roger Lewin1989
Living with Risk: The British Medical Assocation Guide (Wiley Medical Publications) av British Medical Association1988

Shortlist 217

VerkÅr
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us av Ed Yong2023
Nuts and Bolts: Seven Small Inventions That Changed the World in a Big Way av Roma Agrawal2023
Jellyfish Age Backwards: Nature's Secrets to Longevity av Nicklas Brendborg2023
Taking Flight av Lev Parikian2023
Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus av David Quammen2023
The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science av Kate Zernike2023
A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters av Henry Gee2022
The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a School Teacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History av Nick Davidson2022
Spike: The Virus v The People - the inside story av Jeremy Farrar2022
Age Proof: The New Science of Living a Longer and Healthier Life The No 1 International Bestseller av Rose Anne Kenny2022
Hot air : the inside story of the battle against climate change denial av Peter Stott2022
Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist av Frans de Waal2022
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures av Merlin Sheldrake2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers av Emily Levesque2021
Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art av James Nestor2021
The End of Bias: A Beginning: The Science and Practice of Overcoming Unconscious Bias av Jessica Nordell2021
The Sleeping Beauties: And Other Stories of Mystery Illness av Suzanne O'Sullivan2021
Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth av Stuart Ritchie2021
Explaining Humans av Camilla Pang2020
The World According to Physics av Jim Al-Khalili2020
Kroppen av Bill Bryson2020
The Great Pretender av Susannah Cahalan2020
The Double X Economy: The Epic Potential of Women's Empowerment av Linda Scott2020
Transcendence: How Humans Evolved through Fire, Language, Beauty, and Time av Gaia Vince2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men av Caroline Criado Perez2019
Six Impossible Things: The ‘Quanta of Solace’ and the Mysteries of the Subatomic World av John Gribbin2019
The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An intimate journey across our surface av Monty Lyman2019
Clearing the Air: The Beginning and the End of Air Pollution av Tim Smedley2019
The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter av Paul J. Steinhardt2019
Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe av Steven Strogatz2019
Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain av Sarah-Jayne Blakemore2018
The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife av Lucy Cooke2018
The Beautiful Cure: Harnessing Your Body's Natural Defences av Daniel M. Davis2018
Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms av Hannah Fry2018
Liquid Rules av Mark Miodownik2018
The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World av Simon Winchester2018
Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society av Cordelia Fine2017
Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics av Eugenia Cheng2017
Djupsinne : hur bläckfisken började tänka av Peter Godfrey-Smith2017
In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's av Joseph Jebelli2017
To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death av Mark O'Connell2017
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life av Ed Yong2017
Vetenskapens bortglömde hjälte : Alexander von Humboldts äventyr av Andrea Wulf2016
The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird’s Egg av Tim Birkhead2016
The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe av Thomas Levenson2016
Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body av Jo Marchant2016
The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World av Oliver Morton2016
Genen : en högst privat historia av Siddhartha Mukherjee2016
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made av Gaia Vince2015
The Man Who Couldn't Stop: OCD and the True Story of a Life Lost in Thought av David Adam2015
The Grapes of Math: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life av Alex Bellos2015
Smashing Physics: Inside the World’s Biggest Experiment av Jon Butterworth2015
Life’s Greatest Secret: The Story of the Race to Crack the Genetic Code av Matthew Cobb2015
Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology av Johnjoe McFadden2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World av Mark Miodownik2014
Serving the Reich: the struggle for the soul of physics under Hitler av Philip Ball2014
Seven Elements that Changed the World: An Adventure of Ingenuity and Discovery av John Browne2014
The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle over General Relativity av Pedro G. Ferreira2014
The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery av George Johnson2014
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal av 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 av Sean M. Carroll2013
Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird av Tim Birkhead2013
Cells to Civilizations: The Principles of Change That Shape Life av Enrico Coen2013
Buzzing! av Anneliese Emmans Dean2013
Pieces of Light: How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts av Charles Fernyhough2013
The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century Bestiary av Caspar Henderson2013
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea av Callum Roberts2013
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood av James Gleick2012
Moonwalk med Einstein av Joshua Foer2012
Mina vackra gener av Lone Frank2012
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos av Brian Greene2012
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined av Steven Pinker2012
The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age av 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 av Gavin Pretor-Pinney2011
Alex's Adventures in Numberland av Alex Bellos2011
Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages av 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 av Sam Kean2011
Massive: The Missing Particle That Sparked the Greatest Hunt in Science av Ian Sample2011
The Rough Guide to the Future av Jon Turney2011
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution av Nick Lane2010
We Need to Talk About Kelvin: What Everyday Things Tell Us About the Universe av Marcus Chown2010
Why Does E=mc²?: (And Why Should We Care?) av Brian Cox2010
Everyday Practice of Science: Where Intuition and Passion Meet Objectivity and Logic av Frederick Grinnell2010
God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science av James Hannam2010
A World Without Ice av Henry N. Pollack2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science av Richard Holmes2009
What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life av Avery Gilbert2009
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks av Ben Goldacre2009
Decoding the Heavens: A 2,000-Year-Old Computer—and the Century-Long Search to Discover Its Secrets av Jo Marchant2009
The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives av Leonard Mlodinow2009
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body av Neil Shubin2009
Sex grader : vår framtid på en varmare jord av Mark Lynas2008
The Sun Kings: The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began av Stuart Clark2008
Gut Feelings: The Intelligence of the Unconscious av Gerd Gigerenzer2008
Coral: A Pessimist in Paradise av Steve Jones2008
Why Beauty Is Truth: A History of Symmetry av Ian Stewart2008
A Life Decoded av J. Craig Venter2008
Snubbla på lyckan : varför din hjärna sätter krokben för dig av Daniel Gilbert2007
The Rough Guide to Climate Change av Robert Henson2007
In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind av Eric R. Kandel2007
Lonesome George: The Life and Loves of a Conservation Icon av Henry Nicholls2007
Homo Britannicus : The Incredible Story of Human Life in Britain av Chris Stringer2007
One in Three: A Son's Journey into the History and Science of Cancer av Adam Wishart2007
Elektricitet : historien om universums mäktigaste kraft av David Bodanis2006
Undergång : civilisationernas uppgång eller fall av Jared M. Diamond2006
Parallel Worlds : A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos av Michio Kaku2006
Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria and the Meaning of Life av Nick Lane2006
Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes av Arthur I. Miller2006
The Truth About Hormones: An Up-to-the-minute, Highly Entertaining Guide to Those Mysteriously Powerful Things, Hormones av Vivienne Parry2006
Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another av Philip Ball2005
The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life av Richard Dawkins2005
Why Life Speeds Up As You Get Older: How Memory Shapes our Past av Douwe Draaisma2005
Matters of Substance: Drugs--and Why Everyone's a User av Griffith Edwards2005
Earth: An Intimate History av Richard Fortey2005
Human Mind: How to Make the Most It2005
En kortfattad historik över nästan allting av Bill Bryson2004
In the Beginning Was the Worm: Finding the Secrets of Life in a Tiny Hermaphrodite av Andrew Brown2004
Magic Universe: A Grand Tour of Modern Science av Nigel Calder2004
Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body av Armand Marie Leroi2004
Nature via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human av Matt Ridley2004
The Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin av Francis Spufford2004
Höger hand, vänster hand : uppkomsten av asymmetrier i hjärnor, kroppar, atomer och kulturer av Chris McManus2003
Small World: Uncovering Nature's Hidden Networks av Mark Buchanan2003
Reckoning with Risk: Learning to Live with Uncertainty av Gerd Gigerenzer2003
The Extravagant Universe: Exploding Stars, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Cosmos (Princeton Science Library) av Robert P. Kirshner2003
Ett oskrivet blad : och andra myter om människans natur av Steven Pinker2003
If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens … Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life av Stephen Webb2003
Universum i ett nötskal av Stephen Hawking2002
Aeons: The Search for the Beginning of Time av Martin Gorst2002
The Secret Life of Dust: From the Cosmos to the Kitchen Counter, the Big Consequences of Little Things av Hannah Holmes2002
The Madness of Adam and Eve: How Schizophrenia Shaped Humanity av David Horrobin2002
En människoapa bland babianer av Robert M. Sapolsky2002
Acid Tongues and Tranquil Dreamers: Eight Scientific Rivalries That Changed the World av Michael White2002
Mapping The Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science av Robert Kunzig2001
Creation: Life and How to Make It av Steve Grand2001
Strange Beauty: Murray Gell-Mann and the Revolution in Twentieth-Century Physics av George Johnson2001
Mendel's Demon: Gene Justice and the Complexity of Life av Mark Ridley2001
Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements av Paul Strathern2001
Malignant Sadness: The Anatomy of Depression av Lewis Wolpert2001
Ett utsökt universum : supersträngar, dolda dimensioner och sökandet efter den slutgiltiga teorin av Brian Greene2000
The White Death: A History of Tuberculosis av Thomas Dormandy2000
A Brief History of the Future: Origins of the Internet av John Naughton2000
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters av Matt Ridley2000
Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior av Jonathan Weiner2000
Children Of Prometheus: The Accelerating Pace Of Human Evolution av Christopher Wills2000
The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth av Paul Hoffman1999
Mapping the Mind av Rita Carter1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash av Sylvia Nasar1999
How the Mind Works av Steven Pinker1999
One Renegade Cell: How Cancer Begins av Robert A. Weinberg1999
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge av Edward O. Wilson1999
Vete, vapen & virus : en kort sammanfattning av mänsklighetens historia under de senaste 13 000 åren av Jared Diamond1998
The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications av David Deutsch1998
Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth av Richard A. Fortey1998
This Is Biology: The Science of the Living World av Ernst Mayr1998
Fermats gåta : så löstes världens svåraste matematiska problem av Simon Singh1998
Twins: And What They Tell Us About Who We Are av Lawrence Wright1998
The Wisdom of the Bones: In Search of Human Origins av Alan Walker1997
Climbing Mount Improbable av Richard Dawkins1997
Fire in the Mind: Science, Faith, and the Search for Order av George Johnson1997
In the Blood: God, Genes and Destiny av Steve Jones1997
The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation av Matt Ridley1997
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time av Dava Sobel1997
Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times av Arno Karlen1996
Nature's Keepers: The New Science of Nature Management av Stephen Budiansky1996
The Faber Book of Science av John Carey1996
I rättan tid : Einsteins ofullbordade revolution av Paul Davies1996
Livets flod : en modern darwinists syn på utvecklingen av Richard Dawkins1996
Nature's Numbers av Ian Stewart1996
The Consumer's Good Chemical Guide: A Jargon-free Guide to the Chemicals of Everyday Life av John Emsley1995
The Book of Man: The Human Genome Project and the Quest to Discover Our Genetic Heritage av W. F. Bodmer1995
The Covenant of the Wild: Why Animals Chose Domestication av Stephen Budiansky1995
The Snows of Olympus: A Garden on Mars av Arthur C. Clarke1995
Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration av Bert Hölldobler1995
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language av Steven Pinker1995
The Language of the Genes av Steve Jones1994
Afterglow of Creation: From the Fireball to the Discovery of Cosmic Ripples av Marcus Chown1994
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature av Matt Ridley1994
The Neandertals: Of Skeletons, Scientists, and Scandal av Erik Trinkaus1994
The Engineer in the Garden: Genes and Genetics : From the Idea of Heredity to the Creation of Life av Colin Tudge1994
Dreams of a Final Theory av Steven Weinberg1994
Livets mångfald av Edward O. Wilson1994
The Making of Memory: From Molecules to Mind av Steven Rose1993
Insects in Flight av John Brackenbury1993
I huvudet på Gud : den vetenskapliga grunden för en lagbunden värld av Paul Davies1993
The Malaria Capers : More Tales of Parasites and People, Research and Reality av Robert S. Desowitz1993
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman av James Gleick1993
Virtual Worlds: A Journey in Hype and Hyperreality (Penguin Science) av Benjamin Woolley1993
Den mänskliga apans uppgång och fall : en bok om människans historia och kultur i ett biologiskt perspektiv av Jared M. Diamond1992
Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist av Adrian Desmond1992
Fossils: The Evolution and Extinction of Species av Niles Eldredge1992
Dawn of a Millennium: Beyond Evolution and Culture (Penguin Science) av Erich Harth1992
The Natural History of the Universe av Colin A. Ronan1992
Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped av Colin Tudge1992
Livet är underbart : om femögda djur och naturens slumpmässiga historia av Stephen Jay Gould1991
Kampen för livet av David Attenborough1991
Genome: The Story of the Most Astonishing Scientific Adventure of Our Time the Attempt to Map All the Genes in the Human av Jerry E. Bishop1991
Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology av Eric Drexler1991
The Stuff of the Universe: Dark Matter, Mankind and the Coincidences of Cosmology av John Gribbin1991
Global Warming: Are We Entering the Greenhouse Century? av Stephen H. Schneider1991
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics av Roger Penrose1990
Time Reversal: An Autobiography av Anatole Abragam1990
Evolution: The Great Debate av Vernon Blackmore1990
The Mind Machine av Colin Blakemore1990
The New Physics av Paul Davies1990
Senses and Sensibilities av Jillyn Smith1990
Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins av Roger Lewin1989
End: Cosmic Catastrophe and the Fate of the Universe av F. E. Close1989
Kaos : vetenskap på nya vägar av James Gleick1989
Kosmos av Stephen Hawking1989
The Crumbs of Creation: Trace elements in history, medicine, industry, crime and folklore av J Lenihan1989
Living with Risk: The British Medical Assocation Guide (Wiley Medical Publications) av British Medical Association1988
Thinking Machines: The Search for Artificial Intelligence av Igor Aleksander1988
Molecules av P. W. Atkins1988
Egg: A Photographic Story of Hatching av Robert Burton1988
The Omega Point: The Search for the Missing Mass and the Ultimate Fate of the Universe (Bantam New Age Books) av John Gribbin1988
The Quantum Universe av Tony Hey1988

Longlist 65

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

Beskrivningar

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

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Den85 (107 verk), aimg (104), PDCRead (94), alo1224 (88), kirja (87), Steve_Walker (86), bujeya (85), JohnCernes (78), mffowler (76), lespotiers (71), Vorobyey (71), erohwedd (70), joeboe (70), LunaSlashSea (69), mark.vuletic (69), FrankJLucatelli (67), nfactor13 (66), sarahb6 (64), davesmind (62), piononus (62), garryjr (61), RLNunezKPL (61), bgbaumgart (60), RyneAndal (60), atul58 (59), Floyd3345 (59), fpagan (59), Kaethe (59), leah_markum (58), michaelg16 (57), zhuazhua88 (57), VisibleGhost (56), 2manybooksUK (55), aabdelrahmanm (55), Bodoni (55), bragan (55), Rex_Lui (55), Arseny (54), AsYouKnow_Bob (54), LegoDruid (54), thegreenmikado (54), Leonardo.Galvao (53), Markober (53), Tod_Christianson (53), bridgitshearth (52), davidd (52), martynamos (52), benitastrnad (51), booktsunami (51), buffygurl (51), HadriantheBlind (51), igorula (51), j.a.lesen (51), KelMunger (51), lycaenidae (50), nbcarmel (50), rybie2 (50), spaetij (50), Tan_Nguyen (50), erathostenes (49), KriRand70 (49), pleigh20 (49), bibliopolitan (48), caldara (48), erisdunn (48), Frasp (48), Lokayat (48), mitchellray (48), noiseguy (48), rajivaggy (48), verite (48), wanack (48), Adolf_Ledesma (47), bpath (47), KarinI (47), lnemzer (47), mwolfs80015 (47), dvnmng (46), qebo (46), AntAllan (45), CMUQLResearch (45), DrareG_49 (45), GrettelTBR (45), MDGentleReader (45), philipanderson (45), shortcipher (45), Victor.Xu (45), anirudhgarg100 (44), C4RO (44), dubeyak (44), hombredemaderas (44), ibinu (44), James.W.Beckman (44), KarenDuff (44), Lepophagus (44), mick745 (44), Sandydog1 (44), theodarling (44), TonyDib (44), DarrinLett (43), e-zReader (43), lcdlover (43), meanderer (43), Niecierpek (43), peju.peju (43), Robert_Musil (43), SoschaF (43), Berni396 (42), blaauw (42), Buchvogel (42), CindyJi53 (42), ftpfarragher (42), gneisslyschist (42), gregfromgilbert (42), IamAleem (42), paarth7 (42), skque (42), AynSof (41), benjfrank (41), briansb (41), CalebLiu82 (41), dinu (41), fwalchak (41), GREGandDANICA (41), Henry.Pole-Carew (41), nickrowe (41), Robert_Weaver (41), sci901 (41), tootstorm (41), waitingtoderail (41), footgun (40), ibgorrell (40), magoldman (40), mfd101 (40), PaulAndAna (40), PuddinTame (40), srott (40), TangledPages (40), tmahmann (40), Vagabondbookman (40), yapete (40), Alexander_Holik (39), book_junky (39), Brazgo67 (39), Cr00 (39), FrogInTheFall (39), GrahamBrown (39), guido47 (39), IslandDave (39), ktkeith (39), peterveen (39), SChant (39), tlockney (39), WestBranch (39), wispfrog (39)