BOOKS

Science(ish)

Rick Edwards Michael Brooks

RRP: £8.99

5 July 2018

Published by Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781786492234

RRP: £12.99

5 October 2017

Published by Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781786492210

RRP: £4.99

5 October 2017

Published by Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781786492227

A Sunday Times Book of the Year
A New Scientist Gift Pick

“Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it.” Dara Ó Briain

Can we resurrect dinosaurs? Is a Martian holiday good for your health? Can we build a time machine? (And more importantly, can it look like the DeLorean?)

Answering these questions and more, Rick Edwards and Dr Michael Brooks delve into the real science behind the greatest sci-fi movies ever made. From Planet of the Apes to Interstellar, each chapter probes a different classic, blasting apart tricky topics like astrophysics, neuroscience, psychology, botany, artificial intelligence, evolution, and plenty more. Packed with illustrations, bizarre facts and indispensable movie trivia, Science(ish) is the perfect read for curious minds.