Strange Universe: The Weird and Wild Science of Everyday Life -- on Earth and Beyond

Strange Universe: The Weird and Wild Science of Everyday Life -- on Earth and Beyond

Bob Berman


An illuminating and unique clinical exploration of daily oddities

Bob Berman's Strange Universe is a special guidebook to a couple of the more strange moments in astronomy and astonishingly precise proof concerning the international round us. Berman is encouraged by way of an easy philosophy: every person can comprehend technological know-how. He feels passionately that simple realities of our life are actually impressive, and it simply takes a little of technology to understand them.

Geared to the nonscientist, Berman's unique essays are packed with the trademark wit and cleverness that has earned him acclaim over decades in his columns for Astronomy and observe magazines. He emphasizes curiosities of the wildlife to which every person can relate, and dishes at the little-known secrets and techniques approximately house and a few of science's greatest error (including a really embarrassing second from Buzz Aldrin's journey to the moon).

Fascinating to a person drawn to the wonders of our international and the cosmos past, Strange Universe will make you smile and think.

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