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 filled with unbelievable discoveries. do you know, for example, that should you have been to get too on the subject of a black gap it is going to suck you up like a noodle? it truly is known as 'Spaghettification'. Or why your keyboard is specified by QWERTY? it isn't to enable you to type... Or no matter 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 staff on the New Scientist, the world's hottest technology journal, have teamed up with the recent York occasions' award-winning fashion designer, Jennifer Daniel, to reply 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 thoughts along enlightening infographics that zoom from what number of people have ever lived to displaying you ways a left-wing mind differs from a right-wing one.

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