This Explains Everything

Deep, Beautiful, and Elegant Theories of How the World Works
Author(s): John Brockman
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Feb 05, 2014
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Product Number: Z100100227
Released: Jul 20, 2015
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ISBN: #9781452699141
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In This Explains Everything, John Brockman, founder and publisher of, asked experts in numerous fields and disciplines to come up with their favorite explanations for everyday occurrences. Why do we recognize patterns? Is there such a thing as positive stress? Are we genetically programmed to be in conflict with each other? Those are just some of the 150 questions that the world's best scientific minds answer with elegant simplicity. With contributions from Jared Diamond, Richard Dawkins, Nassim Taleb, Brian Eno, Steven Pinker, and more, everything is explained in fun, uncomplicated terms that make the most complex concepts easy to comprehend.

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Author(s): John Brockman
Genre: Science
Product Number EB00240175
Released: Mar 21, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: #9780062230188

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