The Origin of (almost) Everything: from the Big Bang to Belly-button Fluff

The Origin of (almost) Everything: from the Big Bang to Belly-button Fluff


Science is choked with remarkable discoveries. were you aware, for example, that should you have been to get too on the subject of a black gap it's going to suck you up like a noodle? it is referred to as 'Spaghettification'. Or why your keyboard is specified by QWERTY? it is not to provide help to type... Or even if the discovery of the wheel was once roughly very important to civilization than the discovery of the bag? take into consideration it...
Now the workforce on the New Scientist, the world's most well liked technology journal, have teamed up with the recent York occasions' award-winning fashion designer, Jennifer Daniel, to respond to those questions and extra. jointly they take us on a whistle-stop journey from the beginning of our universe (through the background of stars, galaxies, meteorites, the Moon and darkish power) to our planet (through oceans and climate to grease) and existence (through dinosaurs to feelings and intercourse) to civilization (from towns to alcohol and cooking), wisdom (from alphabets to alchemy) finishing up with know-how (computers to rocket science). Witty essays discover the techniques along enlightening infographics that zoom from what number of people have ever lived to exhibiting you the way a left-wing mind differs from a right-wing one.

Show sample text content

Download sample