Why Don't Spiders Stick to Their Webs? : And 317 Other Everyday Mysteries of Science Paperback
Why can't we tickle ourselves? Which properties give you the best chance of winning Monopoly?
What would happen if you fell into a black hole? Is it possible to hurt your brain if you think too much?
In this entertaining and enlightening tour of day-to-day life, award-winning writer and scientist Robert Matthews tackles everything from the puzzling maths of odd socks to the real 'string theory' mystery: how does string acquire all those unwanted knots?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Oneworld Publications
- Publication Date: 01/10/2011
- Category: Popular science
- ISBN: 9781851689002