Comprehensive Science Bibliography


Selected Bibliography
(arranged chronologically)

Lyell, Charles. Principles of Geology. First published 1830-1833.

Darwin, Charles. Origin of Species. First published 1859. New York: Signet Classics-Penguin Books, 2003.

Eiseley, Loren. The Immense Journey. New York: Vintage Books, 1956.

Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre. The Human Phenomenon. First published 1960. Brighton: Sussex Academic Press, 1999.

Toulmin, Stephen and June Goodfield. The Discovery of Time. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1977.

Worster, Donald. Nature’s Economy: A History of Ecological Ideas. First published 1977. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Sagan, Carl. Cosmos. New York: Ballantine Books, 1980.

Prigogine, Ilya and Isabelle Stengers. Order Out of Chaos: Man’s New Dialogue with Nature. New York: Bantam, 1984.

Wilson, Edward O. Biophilia: The Human Bond with Other Species. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1984.

Swimme, Brian and Thomas Berry. The Universe Story. San Francisco: Harper SanFrancisco, 1992.

Tucker, Mary Evelyn and John Grim, eds. Worldviews and Ecology: Religion, Philosophy and the Environment. First published 1994. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2008.

Rogers, Pattiann. Firekeeper: New and Selected Poems. Minneapolis: Milkweed, 1994.

Barlow, Connie, ed. Evolution Extended: Biological Debates on the Meaning of Life. Cambridge, MA.: MIT Press, 1994.

Deacon, Terry. The Symbolic Species: The Co-Evolution of Language and the Brain. New York: W.W. Norton, 1997.

Liebes, Sidney, Elisabet Sahtouris, and Brian Swimme. A Walk Through Time: From Star Dust to Us. New York: John Wiley, 1998.

Tatersall, Ian. Becoming Human: Evolution and Human Uniqueness. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1998.

Goodenough, Ursula. Sacred Depths of Nature. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.

Rue, Loyal. Everybody's Story: Wising Up to the Epic of Evolution. Albany: State University of New York, 2000.

Rees, Martin. Our Cosmic Habitat. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001.

Holmes, Barbara. Race and the Cosmos: An Invitation to View the World Differently. Harrisburg: Trinity Press International, 2002.

Dellinger, Drew. Love Letter to the Milky Way: A Book of Poems. Mill Valley, CA: Planetize the Movement Press, 2002.

Christian, David. Maps of Time: An Introduction to Big History. Berkeley: University of California, 2004.

Tyson, Neil deGrasse and Donald Goldsmith. Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution. New York: W.W. Norton, 2004.

Miller, James, ed. The Epic of Evolution: Science, and Religion in Dialogue. (AAAS Conference at the Field Museum) Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2004.

Chaisson, Eric. The Epic of Evolution: Seven Ages of the Cosmos. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006.

Primack, Joel and Nancy Abrams. A View from the Center of the Universe. New York: Riverhead Books, 2006.

Brown, Cynthia Stokes. Big History: From the Big Bang to the Present. New York: The New Press, 2007.

Genet, Cheryl, et. al. The Evolutionary Epic: Science’s Story and Humanity’s Response. Collins Foundation Press, 2009.

Sampson, Scott. Dinosaur Odyssey: Fossil Thread in the Web of Life. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

Duncan, Todd and Craig Tyler. Your Cosmic Context: An Introduction to Modern Cosmology. Addison-Wesley, 2009.

Walls, Laura Dassow. The Passage to Cosmos: Alexander von Humboldt and the Shaping of America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Kellert, Stephen R. and James Gustave Speth, eds. The Coming Transformation: Values to Sustain Human and Natural Communities. New Haven, CT: Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, 2009.

Natural Genesis: An Annotated Anthology Sourcebook for the Worldwide Discovery of a Creative Organic Universe. Published in 2002, updated 2014.



Books for Children

An Annotated Bibliography of Children's Literature with Environmental Themes.

Morgan, Jennifer. Born with a Bang: The Universe Tells Our Cosmic Story. Nevada City, CA. Dawn Publications: 2002. 

Morgan, Jennifer. From Lava to Life: The Universe Tells Our Earth Story. Nevada City, CA. Dawn Publications: 2003.

Morgan, Jennifer. Mammals Who Morph: The Universe Tells Our Evolution Story. Nevada City, CA. Dawn Publications: 2006. 

Note: These books by Jennifer Morgan are also translated into Chinese. Order them here.


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