Books

My book recommendations:

Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”: Adventures of a Curious Character

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Outliers: The Story of Success

Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the Tenth Dimension

Drive: The Surprising Truth about what Motivates Us

From Sundials to Atomic Clocks: Understanding Time and Frequency

Physics, the Human Adventure: From Copernicus to Einstein and Beyond

Great Experiments in Physics: Firsthand Accounts from Galileo to Einstein

The Nature of Light & Colour in the Open Air

Taking the quantum leap: the new physics for nonscientists

Chaos: Making a New Science

Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon

Idea Man: A Memoir by the Cofounder of Microsoft

The Telephone Gambit: Chasing Alexander Graham Bell’s Secret

Just for Fun: The Story of an Accidental Revolutionary

Mindstorms: Children, Computers, And Powerful Ideas

The Dilbert Principle: A Cubicle’s-Eye View of Bosses, Meetings, Management Fads & Other Workplace Afflictions

Star Trek Memories

Robotics, Vision and Control: Fundamental Algorithms in MATLAB

Electric Motors and Drives: Fundamentals, Types and Applications

Patent it Yourself

The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives

C Primer Plus

The C Programming Language

A Quarter Century of UNIX

The Cathedral & the Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

Gates: How Microsoft’s Mogul Reinvented an Industry–and Made Himself the Richest Man in America

Computer Architecture and Organization: From 8085 to core2Duo & beyond

Sophie’s World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy

Digital Fortress: A Thriller

The Lost Symbol: A Novel

Deception Point

Brave New World

The Hacker Ethic: A Radical Approach to the Philosophy of Business

The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century

The Innovator’s Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail

The Innovator’s DNA: Mastering the Five Skills of Disruptive Innovators

The Four Steps to the Epiphany: Successful Strategies for Products that Win

In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations that Changed the World

The Time Machine

2001: A Space Odyssey

What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

George’s Secret Key to the Universe

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Around the World in Eighty Days

The Physics of Star Trek

The metaphysics of Star Trek

The Turning Point: Science, Society, and the Rising Culture

The Entrepreneurial State

Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy

Capitalism, Socialism and DemocracyFunctional Design for 3D Printing 2nd edition: Designing 3D printed things for everyday use


 

In Portuguese only:

Histórias da nossa História (Coleção de “Causos” da Embraer) – Volume 1

Histórias da nossa História (Coleção de “Causos” da Embraer) – Volume 2

O cérebro nosso de cada dia: descobertas da neurociência sobre a vida cotidiana

Pílulas de neurociência para uma vida melhor

Fique de bem com seu cérebro

Por que o bocejo é contagioso?

O cérebro em transformação

Sexo, drogas, rock’n’roll… & chocolate

Faraday & Maxwell 

Ondas e bits

Hubble

Feynman & Gell-mann: luz, quarks, ação

Cem dias entre céu e mar