The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean, by Susan Casey. Doubleday, 2010
Moon: A Brief History, by Bernd Brunner. Yale University Press, 2010
Preparing for Climate Change, by Michael D. Mastrandrea and Stephen H. Schneider. MIT Press, 2010
White Coat, Black Hat: Adventures on the Dark Side of Medicine, by Carl Elliott. Beacon Press, 2010
Brain: The Inside Story, at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City from November 20, 2010, through August 14, 2011
Cyprus: Crossroads of Civilizations, at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
in Washington, D.C., through May 1, 2011
This article was originally published with the title Recommended.