Is God A Mathematician? was released on January 6, 2009. It discusses the uncanny ability of mathematics to describe and predict accurately the physical world. Livio also attempts to answer a question with which mathematicians and philosophers have struggled for centuries: [[...|Is mathematics ultimately invented or discovered?]] The book was selected by the [[Washington Post]] as one of the best books of 2009, and it was also selected as a "2009 Borders Original Voices" finalist.
Brilliant Blunders (2013) summarizes serious mistakes by five notable figures in science: [[Charles Darwin]], [[Lord Kelvin]], [[Linus Pauling]], [[Fred Hoyle]], and [[Albert Einstein]].
== Works ==
* The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos, 2000, ISBN 0-471-39976-0
* The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number, [[Broadway Books]] 2002, ISBN 0-7679-0815-5
* The Equation That Couldn't Be Solved: How Mathematical Genius Discovered the Language of Symmetry, [[Souvenir Press]] 2006, ISBN 0-285-63743-6
* Is God a Mathematician?, [[Simon & Schuster]] 2009, ISBN 978-0-7432-9405-8
* Brilliant Blunders, [[Simon & Schuster]] 2014, ISBN 9781439192375