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Science the Sh*t Out of Life

Nerdy Solutions to Life's Little Problems

By Colin Stuart (Author), Mun Keat Looi (Author)


Format Paperback


Science the Sh*t Out of Life

Nerdy Solutions to Life's Little Problems

by Colin Stuart, Mun Keat Looi



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
Whether you’re a geek or not, this fun guide helps you win at life by harnessing the power of science!
While geeks’ obsessive desire for data makes them constant curators of useless information, it also drives them to great lengths to find the solutions to everyday problems. What moves will impress a hot date on the dance floor? Is there an optimum angle for skipping a stone? Science the Sh*t Out of Life reveals the geeky secrets to living smarter, offering scientifically sourced advice for dealing with everything life throws at you. Presented with top tips, infographics, and a sense of humor, this guide will appeal not just to Star Trek junkies and computer nerds but also to anyone seeking answers to eternal questions on health, career, love, leisure, travel, money, and technology.

Mun Keat Looi is a science writer and features editor. He is commissioning editor of Mosaic, the Wellcome Trust’s unique publisher of in-depth science stories. He was shortlisted for the Rising Star of British Media Awards 2015.

Colin Stuart is a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a physics and space geek. A presenter at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, he has also written for the Guardian, New Scientist, Physics World, and the European Space Agency. He is the brains behind one of the most-watched science videos on YouTube. In 2014 he was awarded runner-up in the European Astronomy Journalism Prize.

Pub Date: 9/3/2019

ISBN: 9780233005881

Price: $19.95

Format: Paperback

Pages: 192 pages, all in color

Trim: 7 x 8.688 Inches

Territories: US Only

Category: Science & Nature / Science & Technology

Publisher: Carlton Books