At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise

At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise

Michael Brooks


The atom. the large Bang. DNA. usual choice. All are rules that experience revolutionized science—and all have been brushed off out of hand once they first ap­peared. The surprises haven't stopped in recent times, and in on the fringe of Uncertainty, bestselling writer Michael Brooks investigates the recent wave of radical insights which are shaping the way forward for medical discovery.

Brooks takes us to the intense frontiers of what we comprehend concerning the international. He trips from the observations that would rewrite our tale of ways the cosmos got here to be, throughout the novel biology at the back of our will to stay, and directly to the physi­ological root of awareness. alongside the way in which, he examines how it's time to redress the gender im­balance in medical trials, explores how merging hu­mans with different species could offer an answer to the lack of organ donors, and reveals out no matter if the universe rather is sort of a machine or if the movement of time is a trifling phantasm.

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