Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World’s First Digital Weapon
By Kim Zetter. Crown Publishers, 2014

Earth’s Deep History: How It Was Discovered and Why It Matters
By Martin J. S. Rudwick. The University of Chicago Press, 2014

The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years
By J.G.M. “Hans” Thewissen. University of California Press, 2014

Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble
By Marilyn Johnson. Harper, 2014

Meltdown in Tibet: China’s Reckless Destruction of Ecosystems From the Highlands of Tibet to the Deltas of Asia
By Michael Buckley. Palgrave Macmillan*, 2014

*Scientific American and Palgrave Macmillan are affiliates.