Big Questions in Science: The Quest to Solve the Great Unknowns


What are the great scientific questions of our modern age and why don't we know the answers? The Big Questions in Science takes on the most fascinating and pressing mysteries we have yet to crack and explains how tantalizingly close science is to solving them (or how frustratingly out of reach they remain). Some, such as Can we live forever? and What makes us human? are eternal questions; others, such as How do we solve the population problem? and How do we get more energy from the sun? are essential to our future survival. Written by experienced science writers, adept at translating the complicated concepts of hard science into an engaging and insightful discussion for the general reader, The Big Questions in read more

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ISBN:

9780233003955

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

192

Dimensions:

22cm x 18cm

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 October 2013

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