More than 100 themed puzzles that perfectly blend interesting scientific inquiry with challenging puzzles.
IFLScience and puzzles unite in the The Science Puzzle Book - a perfect combination for anyone who wants to be amazed by the furthest reaches of scientific exploration while solving an enjoyable conundrum.
Can you calculate the Drake Equation and find alien life? Can you bridge neurons in a brain correctly and create consciousness? Does the quantum realm help you to solve the puzzle of Schrodinger's Cat once and for all?
These puzzles, alongside more than 100 other enigmas and questions, are included for you to challenge yourself against, while learning the lighter side of science!
Dr Gareth Moore is one of the world's leading puzzle-setters, with more than 750,000 book sales to his name. He is the author of more than 75 international brain-training titles including the bestselling puzzle book The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, which has sold more than 120,000 copies in the UK. He is also the creator of Brained Up, a cutting-edge brain training site offering scientifically designed daily sessions to help you make the most of your brain.
IFLScience is dedicated to bringing the amazing world of science to the masses in an amusing and accessible way. One of the original viral video creators, IFLScience now has over 25 million Facebook followers and its amusing videos and articles are shared widely over all social media channels. The IFLScience news website is also an essential source of news and information for anyone interested in the lighter side of science.
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Table Of Contents:
The book is split into eight separate sections - The Environment, Technology, Space, Health, The Brain, Plants and Animals, Physics, and Chemistry - with puzzles and a quiz in each. These questions are all embedded in the most important scientific theories and discoveries of all time, from the Drake Equation and asteroid hunting, to biomimetics and the self-driving cars. Illustrations are included throughout.
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