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Can You Guess The Classic Science Book From Just One Line?

Do you know A Brief History of Time from A Short History of Nearly Everything?

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  1. 1.

    Silent Spring, Rachel Carson
    The Cosmic Connection, Carl Sagan
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    Gorillas In The Mist, Dian Fossey
    In The Shadow of Man, Jane Goodall
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    A Brief History Of Time, Stephen Hawking
    QED, Richard Feynman
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    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks
    Guns, Germs, and Steele, Jared Diamond
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    A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson
    Cosmos, Carl Sagan
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    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot
    The Ghost Map, Steven Johnson
  7. 7.

    Hyperspace, Michio Kaku
    The Elegant Universe, Brian Greene
  8. 8.

    The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
    The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
  9. 9.

    The Code Book, Simon Singh
    Longitude, Dava Sobel
  10. 10.

    Stiff, Mary Roach
    The God Delusion, Richard Dawkins

Can You Guess The Classic Science Book From Just One Line?

Oh dear!

You got fewer than half right. Time to add some of these books to your reading list!

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Not bad!

You did pretty well but there's still some room for improvement. Add a few of these books to your reading list and you'll be getting top marks in no time.

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Well done!

You got top marks and clearly know your stuff. Then again, it never hurts to add a few more books to your collection, so why not add a few that you've not read to your Christmas list. Happy reading!

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Kelly Oakes is science editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.

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