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STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. But it's more than that. STEM has grown to represent a unique approach to teaching and learning, one that centres around individual students' learning styles and interests. This means STEM education has something to offer every student.

Recommended STEM Title

Women in Science : 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World - Rachel Ignotofsky

A gloriously illustrated celebration of trailblazing women.

Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, from both the ancient and modern worlds.

The book also contains fascinating infographics and an illustrated scientific glossary.

The extraordinary women profiled include well-known figures like the...


Royal Society Science Book Prizes

The prestigious Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize celebrates outstanding scientific books and authors that have been judged to make popular science writing compelling and accessible to the public.

The Royal Society is the independent scientific academy of the UK, dedicated to promoting excellence in science for the benefit of humanity.

The Young People's Book Prize aims to promote literacy in young people and to inspire them to read about science. It also supports the writing of excellent, accessible STEM books for under-14s.

The Royal Society is the independent scientific academy of the UK, dedicated to promoting excellence in science for the benefit of humanity.

Winner of the 2021 Royal Society Science Book Prize

Entangled Life : How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds and Shape Our Futures - Merlin Sheldrake

The more we learn about fungi, the less makes sense without them. They can change our minds, heal our bodies and even help us avoid environmental disaster; they are metabolic masters, earth-makers and key players in most of nature's processes.

In Entangled Life, Merlin Sheldrake takes us on a mind-altering journey into their spectacular world, and reveals how these extraordinary organisms transform our understanding of our planet and life itself.



Winner of the 2021 Royal Society Young People's Book Prize

I Am a Book. I Am a Portal to the Universe. - Stefanie Posavec

Hello. I am a book. But I'm also a portal to the universe. I have 112 pages, measuring 20cm high and wide. I weigh 450g. And I have the power to show you the wonders of the world.

Lift me up to the sky, rest me on your lap, drop me from a height, wear me as a hat.

Together, through data, we'll uncover the stories hidden in the everyday.



Past Winners of The Royal Society Science Book Prize

Past Winners of The Royal Society Young People's Book Prize

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