The Art of Science" on Amazon's Omnivoracious blog, we go microcosmic, cosmic, and everything in between with some book suggestions for the science-minded. The following books walk the line between art and science with their painstaking illustrations and detailed photography, taking readers on a fantastic voyage from the black dunes of Noachis Terra on Mars to the fragile mysteries of marine invertebrates, from living organisms 2,000 years and older to the “bumblebee bat”—the world’s smallest mammal.
The Oldest Living Things in the World by Rachel Sussman
Molecules: The Elements and the Architecture of Everything by Theodore Gray
Spineless: Portraits of Marine Invertebrates, the Backbone of Life by Susan Middleton
Cosmigraphics: Picturing Space Through Time by Michael Benson.
Animal Architecture by Ingo Arndt
This Is Mars: Photographs by NASA/MRO by Alfred S. McEwen, Francis Rocard, Xavier Barral
Auroras: Fire in the Sky by Dan Bortolotti
Bats: A World of Science and Mystery by M. Brock Fenton, Nancy B. Simmons