From insights into the real lives of doctors, vets and midwives to the autobiographies of astronauts, you will find an extensive selection of fascinating books amongst our science, technology and medicine biographies.
Discover what it feels like to bring new life into the world, direct from those that have done it. Be inspired by against-all-odds stories of overcoming illness, injury and disability. Learn what it's like to stand on the moon, or read the notes and guides of some of the world's most notable inventors and scientists.
Biography, or autobiography?
Autobiographies tell someone's story from their first-hand perspective. Learn about their lives, understand their motivations, and hear their own opinions about the discoveries that they've made. Gain emotional insight into how it really feels to save lives or to lose them. Experience, through their own eyes, days in the lives of doctors and scientists.
Alternatively, pick up a biography for the facts and anecdotes that bring heroes of science, technology and medicine into your home. Learn more about Alan Turing, Einstein, Charles Darwin and others, with stories about their lives and experiences. Or choose to read their personal letters, collated and published for your viewing.
Science, technology and medicine biography selection.
Choose from an extensive selection of hardback and paperback biographies, covering subjects of science, technology and medicine. Click + Collect at selected stores, or have your new books delivered to your door.
Whether you're looking for an inspirational read, or to learn the facts from the most reliable source, you'll be spoiled for choice with our science and technology biographies.