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INTO GREAT SILENCE, by Eva Saulitis

March 2, 2013

TOUCHING, POETIC MEMOIR of a life spent studying a group of endangered orcas in Alaska. Vivid, impassioned.

Grade: B PLUS

INTO GREAT SILENCE: A MEMOIR OF DISCOVERY AND LOSS AMONG VANISHING ORCAS
Beacon Press
2013

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THE PARTICLE AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE, by Sean Carroll

March 1, 2013

ENTERTAINING, ACCESSIBLE LOOK at particle physics, the Large Hadron Collider, the search for the Higgs Boson.

Grade: B PLUS

THE PARTICLE AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE: HOW THE HUNT FOR THE HIGGS BOSON LEADS US TO THE EDGE OF A NEW WORLD
Dutton
2012

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