Book Review: How to Bake Pi by Eugenia Cheng

Title: How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics Author:Eugenia Cheng Genre: Nonfiction, Science, Mathematics, Food and Drink, Cookbook Publisher: Basic Books Goodreads Summary: What is math? How exactly does it work? And what do three siblings trying to share a cake have to do with it? In How to Bake Pi, math…

Book Review: Uranium Wars by Amir Aczel

Title: Uranium Wars Author: Amir Aczel Genre: Science, History, Nonfiction, Physics Publisher: St Martins Press Published: September 1, 2009 Page Amount: 256 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Uranium, a nondescript element when found in nature, in the past century has become more sought after than gold. Its nucleus is so heavy that it is highly unstable and radioactive. If broken…

Book Review: Finding Zero by Amir Aczel

Title: Finding Zero: A Mathematician’s Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers Author: Amir Aczel Genre: Nonfiction, Science, History, Mathematics Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: January 6, 2015 Page Amount: 256 pages Blurb From Goodreads:The invention of numerals is perhaps the greatest abstraction the human mind has ever created. Virtually everything in our lives is digital, numerical, or…

Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us by Murray Carpenter

Title: Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us Author: Murray Carpenter Genre: Nonfiction, Science, Food, Health, Psychology, History, Cooking, Business, Nutrition Publisher: Hudson Street Press Published: March 13, 2014 Page Amount: 288 pages Blurb From Goodreads: The most popular drug in America is a white powder. No, not that powder. This is caffeine in its most essential…

Book Review: Come as You Are by Emily Nagoski

Title: Come As You Are Author: Emily Nagoski Genre: Non Fiction, Science, Sexuality, Self Help, Feminism, Psychology, Health, Womens, Adult Publisher: Simon & Aschuster Published: March 3, 2015 Page Amount: 335 pages Blurb From Goodreads: An essential exploration of why and how women’s sexuality works—based on groundbreaking research and brain science—that will radically transform your sex life into one…

Guest Blogger Abigail Calder’s Book Review!

Reviewing books and posting the review every other day can get really tiring… especially when you could school and extra-curricular activities to go along with it. So it’s lucky I have super great friends like my amazing and fantastic friend: Abigail Calder. She lives in Germany and goes to school in TU Dresden for now,…