Books Mentioned In YouTube Vsauce’s Videos

  1. What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe


  2. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond


  3. The Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences, Miracles, and Rare Events Happen Every Day by David J. Hand


  4. The Meaning of It All: Thoughts of a Citizen-Scientist by Richard P. Feynman


  5. Things to Make and Do in the Fourth Dimension by Matt Parker


  6. Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel


  7. The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration of Science and Philosophy by Guy Murchie


  8. Just My Type: A Book About Fonts by Simon Garfield


  9. Gadsby by Ernest Vincent Wright


  10. The Pea and the Sun: A Mathematical Paradox by Leonard M. Wapner


  11. The Outer Limits of Reason: What Science, Mathematics, and Logic Cannot Tell Us by Noson S. Yanofsky


  12. Why Beliefs Matter: Reflections on the Nature of Science by E. Brian Davies


  13. Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries by Neil deGrasse Tyson


  14. Everything Bad is Good for You by Steven Johnson


  15. The Mind Test by Rita Aero


  16. A Philosophy of Boredom by Lars Fredrik Händler Svendsen


  17. Soccernomics by Simon Kuper


  18. Paper Towns by John Green


  19. The 7 Laws of Magical Thinking: How Irrational Beliefs Keep Us Happy, Healthy, and Sane by Matthew Hutson


  20. There Are Two Errors in the the Title of This Book by Robert M. Martin


  21. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty


  22. The Poetry of Thought: From Hellenism to Celan by George Steiner


  23. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra


  24. The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art by Don Thompson


  25. Rethinking Curating: Art After New Media by Beryl Graham


  26. Quirkology by Richard Wiseman


  27. The Universal History of Numbers: From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer by Georges Ifrah


  28. The 80/20 Principle: The Secret to Achieving More with Less by Richard Koch


  29. Remember, Remember by Judy Parkinson


  30. The Scapegoat by René Girard


  31. The Book of Disquiet: The Complete Edition by Fernando Pessoa


  32. Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety by Eric Schlosser


  33. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo


  34. Should You Judge This Book by Its Cover?: 100 Fresh Takes on Familiar Sayings and Quotations by Julian Baggini


  35. Rene Girard and Myth: An Introduction by Richard J. Golsan


  36. Relativity Visualized: The Gold Nugget of Relativity Books by Lewis Carroll Epstein


  37. A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather than Nothing by Lawrence M. Krauss


  38. Evolution and Conversion: Dialogues on the Origins of Culture by René Girard


  39. The Universe and the Teacup: The Mathematics of Truth and Beauty by K.C. Cole


  40. The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? by Jared Diamond


  41. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community by Robert D. Putnam


  42. How to Disappear by Frank M. Ahearn


  43. Boredom: A Lively History by Peter Toohey


  44. The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener by Martin Gardner


  45. The Half-life of Facts: Why Everything We Know Has an Expiration Date by Samuel Arbesman


  46. Mathematics, Magic and Mystery by Martin Gardner


  47. Probability Tales by Charles M. Grinstead


  48. After We Die: The Life and Times of the Human Cadaver by Norman L. Cantor


  49. Spacesuit: Fashioning Apollo by Nicholas de Monchaux


  50. The Pun Also Rises: How the Humble Pun Revolutionized Language, Changed History, and Made Wordplay More Than Some Antics by John Pollack


  51. The Art of Immersion: How the Digital Generation Is Remaking Hollywood, Madison Avenue, and the Way We Tell Stories by Frank Rose


  52. Everyone Loves a Good Train Wreck: Why We Can’t Look Away by Eric G. Wilson


  53. Motel of the Mysteries by David Macaulay


  54. Expedition To Earth by Arthur C. Clarke


  55. The Logic of Scientific Discovery by Karl Popper


  56. The Pig That Wants to Be Eaten: 100 Experiments for the Armchair Philosopher by Julian Baggini


  57. The Life of the Cosmos by Lee Smolin


  58. In Search of the Multiverse by John Gribbin