Gory Details Gory Details

Gory Details

Adventures From the Dark Side of Science

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Publisher Description

Infused with Mary Roach-style humor and science, this narrative illuminates the gross, strange, morbid, and outright absurd realities of our bodies, the Earth, and universe.

Filled to the brim with far-out facts, this wickedly informative narrative from the author of National Geographic's popular Gory Details blog takes us on a fascinating journey through an astonishing new reality. Blending humor and journalism in the tradition of Mary Roach, acclaimed science reporter Erika Engelhaupt investigates the gross, strange, and morbid absurdities of our bodies and our universe. From the research biologist who stung himself with every conceivable insect to the world's most murderous mammals, this entertaining book explores oft-ignored but alluring facets of biology, anatomy, space exploration, nature, and more. Featuring interviews with leading researchers in the field and a large dose of wit, this provocative book reveals the most intriguing real-world applications of science in all their glory.

  • GENRE
    Science & Nature
    RELEASED
    2021
    March 2
    LANGUAGE
    EN
    English
    LENGTH
    336
    Pages
    PUBLISHER
    Disney Book Group
    SELLER
    Disney Electronic Content, Inc.
    SIZE
    8.3
    MB

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