Books

What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets

A day’s food of 80 individuals in 30 countries, calorically totaled

By Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio,
Hungry Planet

30 families in 24 countries with a week’s food, with detailed descriptions and prices

By Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio,
What The World Eats

A young reader’s edition of Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

By Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio,
Material World

Sixteen of the world’s foremost photographers traveled to thirty nations around the globe to live for a week with families that were statistically average for that nation, and at the end of the week, made a family portrait with all their possession outside their home.

By Peter Menzel,
Women in the Material World

20 Women in 20 countries: their life stories reported by a team of award-winning women writers and photographers

By Faith D'Aluisio, Peter Menzel,
Robo sapiens: Evolution of a New Species

Around the world, scientists and engineers are participating in a high-stakes race to build the first intelligent robot. Many robots already exist -- automobile factories are full of them. But the new generation of robots will be something else: smart machines that act like living creatures.

By Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio,
Man Eating Bugs

A global culinary trip to a dozen countries where insects are eaten—with personal stories, recipes, tastings, field notes, and bug facts. Winner of James Beard Award, and praise from E.O. Wilson: “What a marvelous book! I thought I knew a lot about entomophagy around the world, but this book stunned me.”

By Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio,