Books by Charles Seife

Released: June 30, 2014

"Readers of this disturbing but entirely convincing account need to remind themselves that the Internet is pretty useful, but they will not deny that it teems with garbage."
An ingenious overview of a wildly unreliable Internet. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 27, 2010

"Sprightly written, despite its sobering message."
A short course in how politicians, lawyers, advertisers and others use numbers to deceive. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"A relentlessly entertaining tale of scientists pursuing a dazzling dream that, in the author's educated opinion, may never come true."
Science reporter Seife (Journalism/NYU; Decoding the Universe, 2007, etc.) clearly explains the power behind both the sun and the hydrogen bomb, hyped as a possible source of cheap energy despite 60 years of research that has produced little except headlines. Read full book review >
Released: July 14, 2003

"A good summary for the lay reader."
Up-to-date and enthusiastic tour of the new cosmology. Read full book review >