Curious Folks Ask 2: 188 Real Answers on Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and Beyond (FT Press Science)

Curious Folks Ask 2: 188 Real Answers on Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and Beyond (FT Press Science)

Sherry Seethaler


Why do lizards do pushups? what is going to occur if the Earth’s magnetic box reverses? How does water get from the roots to the tops of timber? Why and the way do stars die? Is there fairly this sort of factor because the eco-friendly flash?

In Curious parents Ask 2: 188 solutions approximately Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and Beyond, proficient technological know-how explainer Sherry Seethaler offers 188 of the main interesting new questions genuine humans have requested approximately science–together with solutions which are transparent, actual, sincere, and a excitement to learn.

Like her past publication, Curious parents Ask, the Q&As during this e-book are amassed from Seethaler’s well known weekly column within the San Diego Union-Tribune. From the Earth’s strangest lifeforms to the private reaches of the universe. Seethaler introduces interesting components of study, cuts via myths, deals genuine perception into what technological know-how has learned–and unearths the ongoing mysteries scientists are nonetheless operating to appreciate.

Written in Seethaler’s trademark style, Curious parents Ask 2: 188 solutions approximately Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and past presents subtle technological know-how in a lighthearted, a laugh means. Seethaler’s solutions can assist re-light the beauty of technological know-how in readers of every age and backgrounds–and support them intelligently interpret the newest information approximately technological know-how and drugs for years to come.

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