Lightning Often Strikes Twice - The 50 Biggest Misconceptions in Science
Prepare to embark on a thrilling journey through the world of scientific misconceptions with "Lightning Often Strikes Twice." This captivating book takes you on a myth-busting adventure, unravelling fifty of the most enduring and popular misconceptions in science. Each chapter begins with a widely believed 'fact,' only to delve into the real story, providing the scientific evidence and theories that dispel the myth once and for all.
Debunking the Myths: Challenge your understanding of science as this book tackles fifty commonly held misconceptions. Explore topics ranging from the exponential growth of the human population to the enduring belief in the north star's brightness. Discover the real science that dispels these myths, enlightening your mind and expanding your knowledge.
Fact vs. Fiction: Dive deep into each misconception as the book meticulously separates fact from fiction. With engaging narratives, it provides a clear explanation of the scientific principles, historical context, and evidence that debunk the myths, allowing you to grasp the truth behind these intriguing tales.
Broad Spectrum of Topics: Delve into a diverse array of subjects, including astronomy, biology, physics, and more. This book offers a comprehensive exploration of scientific misconceptions, catering to readers with varied interests in the world of science.
Accessible Science: Written in an accessible and engaging style, "Lightning Often Strikes Twice" makes complex scientific concepts approachable for readers of all backgrounds. Whether you're a science enthusiast or a curious learner, this book provides a compelling journey into the fascinating world of scientific discovery.
- Hardback: 192 pages
- Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
- Language: English
- ISBN-13: 9781789294255