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Rick Edwards & Dr Michael Brooks - Science(ish) (2nd Hand Paperback)

£3.70
SKU B001223
Synopsis

A Sunday Times Book of the Year.

Can we resurrect dinosaurs? Is a Martian holiday good for your health? Can we build a time machine? (And more importantly, can it look like the DeLorean?).

Answering these questions and more, Rick Edwards and Dr Michael Brooks delve into the real science behind the greatest sci-fi movies ever made. From Planet of the Apes to Interstellar, each chapter probes a different classic, blasting apart tricky topics like astrophysics, neuroscience, psychology, botany, artificial intelligence, evolution, and plenty more.

Packed with illustrations, bizarre facts and indispensable movie trivia, Science(ish) is the perfect read for curious minds.

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : As New
  • Category : Non-Fiction - Science & Technology
  • Published : 2018
  • ISBN : 9781786492234
  • SKU : B001223
  • PPC : LL250gm
  • RRP : £8.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

"Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it." - Dara O'Brian.

The Authors

Richard Philip Edwards is an English journalist and presenter. Edwards presented T4 for four years, and has also presented Tool Academy, Freshly Squeezed, E4 Music and much of Channel 4's 2012 Paralympics coverage.

Michael Edward Brooks is an English science writer, noted for explaining complex scientific research and findings to the general population.