Royal Society Trivedi Science Book PrizeShortlist

Given by The Royal Society

Outros Nomes: Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (Russo)
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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 mostrar mais 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 mostrar menos
Todos, Winner (66), Shortlist (312), Longlist (65)
Todos, Geral (217), Junior (95)
Todos, 2023 (6), 2022 (6), 2021 (6), 2020 (6), 2019 (6), 2018 (6), 2017 (6), 2016 (7), 2015 (7), 2014 (7), 2013 (8), 2012 (7), 2011 (7), 2010 (6), 2009 (6), 2008 (7), 2007 (9), 2006 (12), 2005 (11), 2004 (10), 2003 (10), 2002 (10), 2001 (10), 2000 (11), 1999 (11), 1998 (10), 1997 (11), 1996 (11), 1995 (11), 1994 (10), 1993 (8), 1992 (12), 1991 (12), 1990 (14), 1989 (9), 1988 (6)

Shortlist 312

An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us por Ed YongGeneral2023
Nuts and Bolts: Seven Small Inventions That Changed the World in a Big Way por Roma AgrawalGeneral2023
Jellyfish Age Backwards: Nature's Secrets to Longevity por Nicklas BrendborgGeneral2023
Taking Flight por Lev ParikianGeneral2023
Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus por David QuammenGeneral2023
The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science por Kate ZernikeGeneral2023
A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters por Henry GeeGeneral2022
The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a School Teacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History por Nick DavidsonGeneral2022
Spike: The Virus v The People - the inside story por Jeremy FarrarGeneral2022
Age Proof: The New Science of Living a Longer and Healthier Life The No 1 International Bestseller por Rose Anne KennyGeneral2022
Hot air : the inside story of the battle against climate change denial por Peter StottGeneral2022
Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist por Frans de WaalGeneral2022
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures por Merlin SheldrakeGeneral2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers por Emily LevesqueGeneral2021
Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art por James NestorGeneral2021
The End of Bias: A Beginning: The Science and Practice of Overcoming Unconscious Bias por Jessica NordellGeneral2021
The Sleeping Beauties: And Other Stories of Mystery Illness por Suzanne O'SullivanGeneral2021
Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth por Stuart RitchieGeneral2021
Explaining Humans por Camilla PangGeneral2020
The World According to Physics por Jim Al-KhaliliGeneral2020
The Body: A Guide for Occupants por Bill BrysonGeneral2020
The Great Pretender por Susannah CahalanGeneral2020
The Double X Economy: The Epic Potential of Women's Empowerment por Linda ScottGeneral2020
Transcendence: How Humans Evolved through Fire, Language, Beauty, and Time por Gaia VinceGeneral2020
Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men por Caroline Criado PerezGeneral2019
Six Impossible Things: The ‘Quanta of Solace’ and the Mysteries of the Subatomic World por John GribbinGeneral2019
The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An intimate journey across our surface por Monty LymanGeneral2019
Clearing the Air: The Beginning and the End of Air Pollution por Tim SmedleyGeneral2019
The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter por Paul J. SteinhardtGeneral2019
Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe por Steven StrogatzGeneral2019
Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain por Sarah-Jayne BlakemoreGeneral2018
The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife por Lucy CookeGeneral2018
The Beautiful Cure: Harnessing Your Body's Natural Defences por Daniel M. DavisGeneral2018
Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms por Hannah FryGeneral2018
Liquid Rules por Mark MiodownikGeneral2018
The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World por Simon WinchesterGeneral2018
Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society por Cordelia FineGeneral2017
Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics por Eugenia ChengGeneral2017
Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness por Peter Godfrey-SmithGeneral2017
In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's por Joseph JebelliGeneral2017
To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death por Mark O'ConnellGeneral2017
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life por Ed YongGeneral2017
The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science por Andrea WulfGeneral2016
The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird’s Egg por Tim BirkheadGeneral2016
The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe por Thomas LevensonGeneral2016
Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body por Jo MarchantGeneral2016
The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World por Oliver MortonGeneral2016
The Gene: An Intimate History por Siddhartha MukherjeeGeneral2016
How Machines Work: Zoo Break! por David MacaulayJunior2016
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made por Gaia VinceGeneral2015
The Man Who Couldn't Stop: OCD and the True Story of a Life Lost in Thought por David AdamGeneral2015
The Grapes of Math: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life por Alex BellosGeneral2015
Smashing Physics: Inside the World’s Biggest Experiment por Jon ButterworthGeneral2015
Life’s Greatest Secret: The Story of the Race to Crack the Genetic Code por Matthew CobbGeneral2015
Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology por Johnjoe McFaddenGeneral2015
Utterly Amazing Science por Robert WinstonJunior2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World por Mark MiodownikGeneral2014
Serving the Reich: the struggle for the soul of physics under Hitler por Philip BallGeneral2014
Seven Elements that Changed the World: An Adventure of Ingenuity and Discovery por John BrowneGeneral2014
The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle over General Relativity por Pedro G. FerreiraGeneral2014
The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery por George JohnsonGeneral2014
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal por Mary RoachGeneral2014
Eye Benders: The Science of Seeing and Believing por Clive GiffordJunior2014
The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World por Sean M. CarrollGeneral2013
Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird por Tim BirkheadGeneral2013
Cells to Civilizations: The Principles of Change That Shape Life por Enrico CoenGeneral2013
Buzzing! por Anneliese Emmans DeanGeneral2013
Pieces of Light: How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts por Charles FernyhoughGeneral2013
The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century Bestiary por Caspar HendersonGeneral2013
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea por Callum RobertsGeneral2013
Look Inside Space (Look Inside (Usborne)) por Rob Lloyd JonesJunior2013
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood por James GleickGeneral2012
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything por Joshua FoerGeneral2012
My Beautiful Genome: Exposing Our Genetic Future, One Quirk at a Time por Lone FrankGeneral2012
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos por Brian GreeneGeneral2012
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined por Steven PinkerGeneral2012
The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age por Nathan WolfeGeneral2012
Science experiments por Ian GrahamJunior2012
The Wave Watcher's Companion: From Ocean Waves to Light Waves Via Shock Waves, Stadium Waves, and all the Rest of Life's Undulations por Gavin Pretor-PinneyGeneral2011
Alex's Adventures in Numberland por Alex BellosGeneral2011
Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages por Guy DeutscherGeneral2011
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements por Sam KeanGeneral2011
Massive: The Missing Particle That Sparked the Greatest Hunt in Science por Ian SampleGeneral2011
The Rough Guide to the Future por Jon TurneyGeneral2011
How the World Works: A Hands-On Guide to Our Amazing Planet por Christiane DorionJunior2011
Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution por Nick LaneGeneral2010
We Need to Talk About Kelvin: What Everyday Things Tell Us About the Universe por Marcus ChownGeneral2010
Why Does E=mc²?: (And Why Should We Care?) por Brian CoxGeneral2010
Everyday Practice of Science: Where Intuition and Passion Meet Objectivity and Logic por Frederick GrinnellGeneral2010
God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science por James HannamGeneral2010
A World Without Ice por Henry N. PollackGeneral2010
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science por Richard HolmesGeneral2009
What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life por Avery GilbertGeneral2009
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks por Ben GoldacreGeneral2009
Decoding the Heavens: A 2,000-Year-Old Computer—and the Century-Long Search to Discover Its Secrets por Jo MarchantGeneral2009
The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives por Leonard MlodinowGeneral2009
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body por Neil ShubinGeneral2009
Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet por Mark LynasGeneral2008
The Sun Kings: The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began por Stuart ClarkGeneral2008
Gut Feelings: The Intelligence of the Unconscious por Gerd GigerenzerGeneral2008
Coral: A Pessimist in Paradise por Steve JonesGeneral2008
Why Beauty Is Truth: A History of Symmetry por Ian StewartGeneral2008
A Life Decoded por J. Craig VenterGeneral2008
The Usborne Big Book of Science Things to Make and Do por Rebecca GilpinJunior2008
Stumbling on Happiness por Daniel GilbertGeneral2007
The Rough Guide to Climate Change por Robert HensonGeneral2007
In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind por Eric R. KandelGeneral2007
Lonesome George: The Life and Loves of a Conservation Icon por Henry NichollsGeneral2007
Homo Britannicus : The Incredible Story of Human Life in Britain por Chris StringerGeneral2007
One in Three: A Son's Journey into the History and Science of Cancer por Adam WishartGeneral2007
Can You Feel the Force? (Big Questions) por Richard HammondJunior2007
How Nearly Everything Was Invented By The Brainwaves por Roger BridgmanJunior2007
Hurricanes, Tsunamis, and Other Natural Disasters (Kingfisher Knowledge) por Andrew LangleyJunior2007
Electric Universe: The Shocking True Story of Electricity por David BodanisGeneral2006
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed por Jared M. DiamondGeneral2006
Parallel Worlds : A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos por Michio KakuGeneral2006
Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria and the Meaning of Life por Nick LaneGeneral2006
Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes por Arthur I. MillerGeneral2006
The Truth About Hormones: An Up-to-the-minute, Highly Entertaining Guide to Those Mysteriously Powerful Things, Hormones por Vivienne ParryGeneral2006
The Global Garden por Kate PettyJunior2006
Usborne 100 Science Experiments (100 Science Experiments Il) por Georgina AndrewsJunior2006
Go Figure!: A Totally Cool Book About Numbers por Johnny BallJunior2006
Blame My Brain por Nicola MorganJunior2006
It's True! Squids Suck por Nicki GreenbergJunior2006
Kingfisher Knowledge: Forensics por Richard PlattJunior2006
Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another por Philip BallGeneral2005
The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life por Richard DawkinsGeneral2005
Why Life Speeds Up As You Get Older: How Memory Shapes our Past por Douwe DraaismaGeneral2005
Matters of Substance: Drugs--and Why Everyone's a User por Griffith EdwardsGeneral2005
Earth: An Intimate History por Richard ForteyGeneral2005
Human Mind: How to Make the Most ItGeneral2005
What Makes Me, Me? (Big Questions) por Robert WinstonJunior2005
Endangered Planet (Kingfisher Knowledge) por David BurnieJunior2005
Mysteries & Marvels of Science por Phillip ClarkeJunior2005
Earthquake por Nicholas HarrisJunior2005
Night Sky Atlas: The Moon, Planets, Stars and Deep Sky Objects por Robin ScagellJunior2005
A Short History of Nearly Everything por Bill BrysonGeneral2004
In the Beginning Was the Worm: Finding the Secrets of Life in a Tiny Hermaphrodite por Andrew BrownGeneral2004
Magic Universe: A Grand Tour of Modern Science por Nigel CalderGeneral2004
Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body por Armand Marie LeroiGeneral2004
Nature via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human por Matt RidleyGeneral2004
The Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin por Francis SpuffordGeneral2004
Really Rotten Experiments (Horrible Science) por Nick ArnoldJunior2004
The Beginning por Peter AckroydJunior2004
Riotous Robots por Dr. Mike GoldsmithJunior2004
Survivor's Science In the Rainforest (Survivor's Science) por Peter D. RileyJunior2004
Right Hand, Left Hand: The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms and Cultures por Chris McManusGeneral2003
Small World: Uncovering Nature's Hidden Networks por Mark BuchananGeneral2003
Reckoning with Risk: Learning to Live with Uncertainty por Gerd GigerenzerGeneral2003
The Extravagant Universe: Exploding Stars, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Cosmos (Princeton Science Library) por Robert P. KirshnerGeneral2003
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature por Steven PinkerGeneral2003
If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens … Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life por Stephen WebbGeneral2003
Ocean (DK Guides) por Frances DipperJunior2003
The Terrible Truth About Time por Nick ArnoldJunior2003
Dinosaur (Fast Forward Books) por Nicholas HarrisJunior2003
The Way Science Works por DKJunior2003
The Universe in a Nutshell por Stephen HawkingGeneral2002
Aeons: The Search for the Beginning of Time por Martin GorstGeneral2002
The Secret Life of Dust: From the Cosmos to the Kitchen Counter, the Big Consequences of Little Things por Hannah HolmesGeneral2002
The Madness of Adam and Eve: How Schizophrenia Shaped Humanity por David HorrobinGeneral2002
A Primate's Memoir: A Neuroscientist's Unconventional Life Among the Baboons por Robert M. SapolskyGeneral2002
Acid Tongues and Tranquil Dreamers: Eight Scientific Rivalries That Changed the World por Michael WhiteGeneral2002
Human Body (Eyewitness Books) por Steve ParkerJunior2002
The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia por David BurnieJunior2002
Albert Einstein and His Inflatable Universe por Dr. Mike GoldsmithJunior2002
Materials (Library of Science) por Alastair SmithJunior2002
Mapping The Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science por Robert KunzigGeneral2001
Creation: Life and How to Make It por Steve GrandGeneral2001
Strange Beauty: Murray Gell-Mann and the Revolution in Twentieth-Century Physics por George JohnsonGeneral2001
Mendel's Demon: Gene Justice and the Complexity of Life por Mark RidleyGeneral2001
Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements por Paul StrathernGeneral2001
Malignant Sadness: The Anatomy of Depression por Lewis WolpertGeneral2001
DK Guide to Weather por Michael AllabyJunior2001
Suffering Scientists (Horrible Science) por Nick ArnoldJunior2001
DK Guide to Dinosaurs por David LambertJunior2001
Epidemic (Eyewitness Books) por Brian WardJunior2001
The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory por Brian GreeneGeneral2000
The White Death: A History of Tuberculosis por Thomas DormandyGeneral2000
A Brief History of the Future: Origins of the Internet por John NaughtonGeneral2000
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters por Matt RidleyGeneral2000
Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior por Jonathan WeinerGeneral2000
Children Of Prometheus: The Accelerating Pace Of Human Evolution por Christopher WillsGeneral2000
DK Guide to Space por Peter BondJunior2000
The Usborne First Encyclopedia of Our World por Felicity BrooksJunior2000
Evolve or Die por Phil GatesJunior2000
The History News In Space por Michael JohnstoneJunior2000
The Kingfisher Young People's Book of Planet Earth (Kingfisher Book Of) por Martin RedfernJunior2000
The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth por Paul HoffmanGeneral1999
Mapping the Mind por Rita CarterGeneral1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash por Sylvia NasarGeneral1999
How the Mind Works por Steven PinkerGeneral1999
One Renegade Cell: How Cancer Begins por Robert A. WeinbergGeneral1999
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge por Edward O. WilsonGeneral1999
The Usborne Complete Book of the Microscope por Kirsteen RogersJunior1999
Science School por Mick ManningJunior1999
Incredible Body : Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections por Richard PlattJunior1999
Big Head: A Book About Your Brain and Your Head por Peter RowanJunior1999
Ask Uncle Albert: 100 1/2 Tricky Science Questions Answered por Russell StannardJunior1999
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies por Jared DiamondGeneral1998
The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications por David DeutschGeneral1998
Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth por Richard A. ForteyGeneral1998
This Is Biology: The Science of the Living World por Ernst MayrGeneral1998
Fermat's Last Theorem: The Story of a Riddle That Confounded the World's Greatest Minds for 358 Years por Simon SinghGeneral1998
Twins: And What They Tell Us About Who We Are por Lawrence WrightGeneral1998
The Kingfisher Young People's Book of Oceans por David LambertJunior1998
Big Bang por Heather CouperJunior1998
Yum Yum (Wonderwise) por Mick ManningJunior1998
Understanding Your Muscles & Bones por Rebecca TreaysJunior1998
The Wisdom of the Bones: In Search of Human Origins por Alan WalkerGeneral1997
Climbing Mount Improbable por Richard DawkinsGeneral1997
Fire in the Mind: Science, Faith, and the Search for Order por George JohnsonGeneral1997
In the Blood: God, Genes and Destiny por Steve JonesGeneral1997
The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation por Matt RidleyGeneral1997
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time por Dava SobelGeneral1997
Blood, Bones and Body Bits por Nick ArnoldJunior1997
The Incredible Journey to the Centre of the Atom / The Incredible Journey to the Edge of the Universe por Trevor DayJunior1997
What Happens When...? (What's Inside?) por John FarndonJunior1997
The Young Gaia Atlas of Earthcare: An Illustrated Reference Guide to Looking After Our Planet por Miles LitvinoffJunior1997
The Big Bug Search por Caroline YoungJunior1997
Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Times por Arno KarlenGeneral1996
Nature's Keepers: The New Science of Nature Management por Stephen BudianskyGeneral1996
The Faber Book of Science por John CareyGeneral1996
About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution por Paul DaviesGeneral1996
River Out of Eden: A Darwinian View of Life por Richard DawkinsGeneral1996
Nature's Numbers por Ian StewartGeneral1996
Microbes, Bugs & Wonder Drugs (Making Sense of Science) por F. BalkwillJunior1996
Everyday Machines: Amazing Devices We Take for Granted por David BurnieJunior1996
Creatures That Glow (Weird and Wonderful) por Anita GaneriJunior1996
Wild Technology por Phil GatesJunior1996
Our Universe: A Guide to What's Out There por Russell StannardJunior1996
The Consumer's Good Chemical Guide: A Jargon-free Guide to the Chemicals of Everyday Life por John EmsleyGeneral1995
The Book of Man: The Human Genome Project and the Quest to Discover Our Genetic Heritage por W. F. BodmerGeneral1995
The Covenant of the Wild: Why Animals Chose Domestication por Stephen BudianskyGeneral1995
The Snows of Olympus: A Garden on Mars por Arthur C. ClarkeGeneral1995
Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration por Bert HölldoblerGeneral1995
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language por Steven PinkerGeneral1995
The Most Amazing Pop-up Science Book por Jay YoungJunior1995
The Egg and Sperm Race por Frances R. BalkwillJunior1995
Life (Eyewitness Books) por David BurnieJunior1995
The Robot Zoo: A Mechanical Guide to the Way Animals Work por John KellyJunior1995
Lucky Science: Accidental Discoveries From Gravity to Velcro, with Experiments por Royston M. RobertsJunior1995
The Language of the Genes por Steve JonesGeneral1994
Afterglow of Creation: From the Fireball to the Discovery of Cosmic Ripples por Marcus ChownGeneral1994
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature por Matt RidleyGeneral1994
The Neandertals: Of Skeletons, Scientists, and Scandal por Erik TrinkausGeneral1994
The Engineer in the Garden: Genes and Genetics : From the Idea of Heredity to the Creation of Life por Colin TudgeGeneral1994
Dreams of a Final Theory por Steven WeinbergGeneral1994
The Diversity of Life por Edward O. WilsonGeneral1994
Evolution (Eyewitness Books) por Linda GamlinJunior1994
Science With Weather (Usborne Science Activities) por Rebecca HeddleJunior1994
The Body Atlas: A Pictorial Guide to the Human Body por Steve ParkerJunior1994
The Making of Memory: From Molecules to Mind por Steven RoseGeneral1993
Insects in Flight por John BrackenburyGeneral1993
The Mind of God : The Scientific Basis for a Rational World por Paul DaviesGeneral1993
The Malaria Capers : More Tales of Parasites and People, Research and Reality por Robert S. DesowitzGeneral1993
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman por James GleickGeneral1993
Virtual Worlds: A Journey in Hype and Hyperreality (Penguin Science) por Benjamin WoolleyGeneral1993
How the Earth Works (Reader's Digest) por John FarndonJunior1993
"Newsround" Book of Space por Nick HeathcoteJunior1993
The Third Chimpanzee: The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal por Jared M. DiamondGeneral1992
Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist por Adrian DesmondGeneral1992
Fossils: The Evolution and Extinction of Species por Niles EldredgeGeneral1992
Dawn of a Millennium: Beyond Evolution and Culture (Penguin Science) por Erich HarthGeneral1992
The Natural History of the Universe por Colin A. RonanGeneral1992
Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped por Colin TudgeGeneral1992
How Nature Works (How It Works) por David BurnieJunior1992
The Amazing Voyage of the Cucumber Sandwich por Peter RowanJunior1992
Tomorrow's Earth: A Squeaky-Green Guide por David J. BellamyJunior1992
Dinosaur (Eyewitness Books) por David NormanJunior1992
Big Green Book por Fred PearceJunior1992
Black Holes and Uncle Albert por Russell StannardJunior1992
Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History por Stephen Jay GouldGeneral1991
The Trials of Life por David AttenboroughGeneral1991
Genome: The Story of the Most Astonishing Scientific Adventure of Our Time the Attempt to Map All the Genes in the Human por Jerry E. BishopGeneral1991
Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology por Eric DrexlerGeneral1991
The Stuff of the Universe: Dark Matter, Mankind and the Coincidences of Cosmology por John GribbinGeneral1991
Global Warming: Are We Entering the Greenhouse Century? por Stephen H. SchneiderGeneral1991
Cell Wars (Cells and Things) por Frances R. BalkwillJunior1991
Cells Are Us (Cells and Things) por Frances R. BalkwillJunior1991
Amazing Schemes Within Your Genes (Cells and Things) por Frances R. BalkwillJunior1991
The Big Book of Prehistoric Life por Dougal DixonJunior1991
The Big Book of Stars and Planets por Robin KerrodJunior1991
Why Is Night Dark? (Usborne Starting Point Science) por Sophy TahtaJunior1991
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics por Roger PenroseGeneral1990
Time Reversal: An Autobiography por Anatole AbragamGeneral1990
Evolution: The Great Debate por Vernon BlackmoreGeneral1990
The Mind Machine por Colin BlakemoreGeneral1990
The New Physics por Paul DaviesGeneral1990
Senses and Sensibilities por Jillyn SmithGeneral1990
What Makes a Flower Grow? por Susan MayesJunior1990
What Makes It Rain? (Usborne Starting Point Science) por Susan MayesJunior1990
What's Under the Ground? por Susan MayesJunior1990
Where Does Electricity Come From? por Susan MayesJunior1990
Acid Rain (Conserving Our World) por John D. BainesJunior1990
Helicopters (How It Works) por Ian GrahamJunior1990
The World of the Microscope por Chris OxladeJunior1990
The Time and Space of Uncle Albert por Russell StannardJunior1990
Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins por Roger LewinGeneral1989
End: Cosmic Catastrophe and the Fate of the Universe por Frank CloseGeneral1989
Chaos: Making a New Science por James GleickGeneral1989
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes por Stephen HawkingGeneral1989
The Crumbs of Creation: Trace elements in history, medicine, industry, crime and folklore por J LenihanGeneral1989
The Way Things Work por David MacaulayJunior1989
Bricks (Threads S.) por Terry CashJunior1989
Lots of Rot por Vicki CobbJunior1989
Ecology (Usborne Science & Experiments) por Richard SpurgeonJunior1989
Living with Risk: The British Medical Assocation Guide (Wiley Medical Publications) por British Medical AssociationGeneral1988
Thinking Machines: The Search for Artificial Intelligence por Igor AleksanderGeneral1988
Molecules por P. W. AtkinsGeneral1988
Egg: A Photographic Story of Hatching por Robert BurtonGeneral1988
The Omega Point: The Search for the Missing Mass and the Ultimate Fate of the Universe (Bantam New Age Books) por John GribbinGeneral1988
The Quantum Universe por Tony HeyGeneral1988


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, Member-written)
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 for 2012-2016, although the sponsorship had changed again in 2016. (English, Member-written)
See also the longlist and the winners.

See also for 1988-2011. (English, Member-written)
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, Member-written)
See also the shortlist and the winners. (English, Member-written)
see also Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (Italian, Member-written)


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