Best Science Books
A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking. This Book explains how complex our physical universe is. A mix of historical notes and experimental science to fully understand the world around us.
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science by Atul Gawande. The Author present this book as an impression of the health care environment. It's about medical practice and how surgeon's deal with the complicated world of Surgery.
The Emperor of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee. An award winning book about history and mechanics of cancer. The Author enlightens the readers about the dark and light side of cancer through the lives of cancer patients and the doctors who struggles to defeat this complicated disease.
A Short History of nearly everything by Bill Bryson. A book on science written by a non-scientist, this a perfect bridge between the humanities and the natural sciences.
The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande. This book argues checklists help us be more effective with complex tasks, by focusing us on what needs to be done and is often overlooked in emergency situations.
The House of God by Samuel Shem. The hilarious novel of the healing arts that reveals everything your doctor never wanted you to know.
Better: A Surgeons Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande. The Author explores how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable.