Science books cover a myriad of categories.
Here we have books on General Science, Natural Science, Physics and Space Exploration.
General Science is exemplified by the mastery of Martin Gardner's The Sacred Beetle.
Gardner brings us through he many channels of science and science writing and delivers a majestic overview of what is already a majestic subject.
Natural Science includes the brave re-writing of Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species.
This is Almost Like a Whale by Steve Jones.
Physics brings Richard P Feynman and Stephen Hawking to the fore.
And lastly Space Exploration features a book about the trip to the moon, and a book about Star Wars.
This is not to say that the other authors are any lesser than those picked out in any way.
Far from it, they are all exemplary writers with really good ideas. The authors noted are probably the most famous.
This is just a snapshot of all the wonderful authors writing about a fascinating subject.
It is a subject that will be increasing in size over the next while as I seek out more books.