Reading Lists: Current events

Ever wondered what it's like in prison (but don't want to break the law)?  Curious about how well our system really works?  What about going to jail in colonial times?  Check out these titles and explore from the safety of your library shelves.

We dream of the stars and talk across the globe on our smart phones, thanks in part to NASA.  Here is a look at where we've been, where we are going, and of course some vampires.

All weapons and warfare is frightening.  Chemical weapons seem to hold a speical place on the scarry list.  They have shaped history and our ideas of what it means to fight fair.