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 contemporary headlines: from worldwide warming epidemic to the specter of nuclear guns and the danger posed through the forefront units just like the huge Hadron Collider. Armageddon Science via 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 capability to finish our international. each nice medical construction of guy is balanced through an equivalent volume of danger―as there is not any development with no possibility. Armageddon technological know-how is an authoritative examine the true "mad technological know-how" at paintings this present day, that recklessly places lifestyles in the world in danger for the pursuit of information and private achieve. This ebook explores the truth of the risks that technological know-how poses to the human race, from the vintage worry of nuclear destruction to the newest percentages for annihilation. Combining the technology at the back of these threats with an realizing of the true humans accountable in addition to supplying an evaluate of the chance of the tip of the area, this is not a catastrophe motion picture, it truly is Armageddon Science.

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