30 Nonfiction Books That Are Sure to Make You Smarter

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What You Should Know About Politics But Don't: A Nonpartisan Guide to the Issues (2008) (tekijä: Jessamyn Conrad)
Tykit, taudit ja teräs : ihmisen yhteiskuntien kohtalot (1997) (tekijä: Jared Diamond)
Tapojen voima : miksi käyttäydymme niin kuin käyttäydymme (2012) (tekijä: Charles Duhigg)
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success (2006) (tekijä: Carol S. Dweck)
Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders (2016) (tekijä: Joshua Foer)
Kaiken muistamisen taito (2011) (tekijä: Joshua Foer)
Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness (2016) (tekijä: Peter Godfrey-Smith)
Sapiens : ihmisen lyhyt historia (2011) (tekijä: Yuval Noah Harari)
Ajan lyhyt historia (1988) (tekijä: Stephen Hawking)
Ajattelu, nopeasti ja hitaasti (2011) (tekijä: Daniel Kahneman)
The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind (2014) (tekijä: Michio Kaku)
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (2016) (tekijä: Ibram X. Kendi)
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (2014) (tekijä: Elizabeth Kolbert)
Musiikki ja aivot: ihmisen erään pakkomielteen tiedettä (2006) (tekijä: Daniel J. Levitin)
Think Like a Freak (2014) (tekijä: Steven D. Levitt)
Maantieteen vangit : kymmenen karttaa, jotka kertovat kaiken maailmanpolitiikasta (2015) (tekijä: Tim Marshall)
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World (2013) (tekijä: Mark Miodownik)
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer (2010) (tekijä: Siddhartha Mukherjee)
Entäs jos... : vakavia tieteellisiä vastauksia mielikuvituksellisiin kysymyksiin (2014) (tekijä: Randall Munroe)
A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) (2014) (tekijä: Barbara Oakley)
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (2006) (tekijä: Michael Pollan)
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal (2013) (tekijä: Mary Roach)
Mies joka luuli vaimoaan hatuksi (1970) (tekijä: Oliver Sacks)
Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error (2010) (tekijä: Kathryn Schulz)
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race (2016) (tekijä: Margot Lee Shetterly)
Signaali ja kohina : miksi monet ennusteet epäonnistuvat, mutta jotkin eivät (2012) (tekijä: Nate Silver)
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation (2003) (tekijä: Lynne Truss)
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry (2017) (tekijä: Neil deGrasse Tyson)
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? (2016) (tekijä: Frans de Waal)
Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat (2012) (tekijä: Bee Wilson)

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