Armageddon Science: The Science of Mass Destruction

Armageddon Science: The Science of Mass Destruction

Brian Clegg

An exploration of the terrifying threats to our international that fill trendy headlines: from worldwide warming epidemic to the specter of nuclear guns and the danger posed via the vanguard units just like the huge Hadron Collider. Armageddon Science by way of Brian Clegg is every thing you must learn about strength man-made catastrophe.

Climate swap. Nuclear devastation. Bio-hazards. the big Hadron Collider. What do these items have in universal? all of them have the aptitude to finish our global. each nice clinical production of guy is balanced by means of an equivalent quantity of danger―as there is no development with out hazard. Armageddon technological know-how is an authoritative examine the genuine "mad technological know-how" at paintings at the present time, that recklessly places lifestyles on the earth in danger for the pursuit of data and private achieve. This e-book explores the truth of the hazards that technological know-how poses to the human race, from the vintage worry of nuclear destruction to the most recent percentages for annihilation. Combining the technological know-how in the back of these threats with an knowing of the true humans accountable in addition to supplying an overview of the possibility of the tip of the realm, this is not a catastrophe motion picture, it truly is Armageddon Science.

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