The Little Book of Science

The Little Book of Science

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Description

Gribbin provides an A-Z of science revealing the latest discoveries and ideas in the form of mini essays on curious and interesting aspects.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 106 x 137 x 10mm | 72g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 12 line drawings
  • 0140280057
  • 9780140280050

Review Text

It had to happen - and who better to do it than John Gribbin? Slightly larger than The Little Book of Calm and all its cousins, The Little Book of Science offers 52 snappy scientific items, covering the obvious (DNA, the origin of the universe), the less obvious (Bishop Berkeley's bucket) and the totally unexpected (the Jupiter effect). Eclectic, informative and fun. (Kirkus UK)show more

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17 ratings
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5 12% (2)
4 29% (5)
3 53% (9)
2 0% (0)
1 6% (1)
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