Books by Mary Roach
Call Number: QZ 35 R628c 2003
Publication Date: 2003-04-17
This hilarious debut from Mary Roach digs into all the unusual ways bodies are used when they're donated to science: from anatomical dissection to ballistics testing to transportation safety and more.
Publication Date: 2005-09-17
The historical and contemporary fringes of scientific exploration are revealed in this look at scientific attempts at proving the existence of an afterlife.
Publication Date: 2008-03-17
Because of cultural taboos, sex researchers face many challenges trying to uncover the scientific truths about our sexual selves.
Packing for Mars
Call Number: WD 750 R628p 2010
Publication Date: 2010-08-02
NASA push human endurance to extremes with physical and psychological experiments to find out just how far the human body and mind can be pushed in service of space exploration.
Call Number: WI 113 R628g 2013
Publication Date: 2013-04-01
This internal trip along the alimentary canal also takes readers to unusual places, including a pet food tasting factory and federal prison.