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Science and Nature

Marvel at the world around, inside, and beyond you with DK's richly illustrated, remarkably photographed, and authoritatively researched science & nature books. Get lost in the wilderness in DK's best selling Natural History and explore the key concepts of chemistry, biology, physics and more in the The Science Book from the Big Ideas, Simply Explained series. Journey through space in any number of DK's adult or children's science & nature books  or you can find practical lessons on how to care for animals and your pets, too.  DK celebrates the natural and scientific world including flora, fauna, habitats, geological processes, astronomy, the human body and beyond.  

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  • Idiot's Guides: Quantum Physics

    Format:Paperback  

    Quantum physics explores the behavior of matter and energy at the molecular, atomic, nuclear, and even smaller levels. Idiot's Guides: Quantum Physics explores this very complex topic, while making it easy-to-understand for science enthusiasts and students alike. It ski Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $19.95
  • The Complete Dog Breed Book

    Format:Paperback  

    The ultimate dog breed resource book, The Complete Dog Breed Book has everything from dog grooming to dog training to caring for a dog to, yes, a breakdown of dog breeds for prospective breeders and prospective dog owners. Search through common dog breeds and exotic dog Read More

    $19.95
  • Idiot's Guides: Puppies

    Format:Paperback  

    Idiot's Guides: Puppies is a beautiful, full-color book with dozens of photos and step-by-step instructions to help any new pet owner make the experience as smooth and enjoyable as possible. Tips on choosing a puppy, preparing for the new family member's arrival, nutrit Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $19.95
  • Train

    Format:Hardback  

    Featuring amazing images of trains, virtual tours of engines, and profiles of key innovators, designers, and engineers, Train: The Definitive Visual History traces the history of the railroad and the role of trains, from the first steam engines to today's high speed bul Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $40.00
  • The Planets

    Format:Hardback  

    Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency, The Planets is an awe-inspiring journey through the Solar System, from Earth to Mars and beyond. Viewed layer by layer, planets and other objects in the Solar System are taken o Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $30.00
  • Ocean

    Format:Hardback  

    The power and wonder of the ocean is as strong today as ever, with new expeditions to its depths, and new discoveries beneath melting ice, in developing reefs, and on shores around the world. To celebrate, we are releasing a second edition of Ocean, with the latest scie Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $50.00
  • Nature Guide: Snakes and Other Reptiles and Amph...

    Format:eBook  

    This is the newest of our beautifully illustrated and highly informative nature guides produced in association with the Smithsonian Institution. Snakes and Other Reptiles and Amphibians is compact and easy-to-use, including stunning photography, and a comprehensive cata Read More

    Also available in Paperback
    $9.99
  • The Cat Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    More than 86 million Americans own at least one cat (that's 10+ million more than own a dog). Cats are truly Americans' favorite pets. Offering everything you need to know about cats in one easy-reference volume, The Cat Encyclopedia features stunning photographs of cat Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $40.00
  • Idiot's Guides: Science Mysteries Explained

    Format:eBook  

    Ideal for the armchair science enthusiast, Idiot's Guides: Science Mysteries Explained takes a question/answer-based approach to teach readers a wide variety of topics in Earth Science, Life Science, Chemistry, Physics, and Cosmology. Using helpful full-color illustrati Read More

    Also available in Paperback
    $10.99
  • Idiot's Guides: Bike Repair and Maintenance

    Format:eBook  

    Featuring 400+, full-color photographs in step-by-step format, Idiot's Guides: Bike Repair and Maintenance teaches readers of all cycling levels how to maintain, repair, and upgrade their own bikes for years of top performance and enjoyment. With coverage for road bikes Read More

    Also available in Paperback
    $11.99
  • Human Anatomy

    Format:eBook  

    For students of anatomy, biology, and the biomedical sciences; medical professionals; and curious families, DK's Human Anatomy will be a definitive resource. Written by acclaimed anatomist, Dr. Alice Roberts, Human Anatomy is an up-to-the-minute study of the body. Spect Read More

    Also available in Hardback
    $19.99
  • Hot Bikes

    Format:Paperback  

    Packed with more than 300 motorcycles, from vintage cycles to the latest BMW, Yamaha, and Honda superbikes, Hot Bikes is a revved-up collection that will delight bikers and motorbike enthusiasts alike. Author Hugo Wilson has handpicked the most exceptional motorcycles e Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $14.95
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