Category Archives: Science

What If?

What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions By Randall Monroe 7/7 stars I loved this book. It is funny and engaging (and even somewhat informative). Monroe is quite talented at extrapolating answers to completely over the top questions. … Continue reading

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Cognitive Surplus

By Clay Shirky 6/7 stars I liked this book. It was well written, clear and interesting. I don’t have much to criticize in this particular piece, so below is my summary of the book’s content. Free time is a relatively … Continue reading

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Wicked Bugs: The Louse That Conquered Napoleon’s Army & Other Diabolical Insects

Wicked Bugs: The Louse That Conquered Napoleon’s Army & Other Diabolical Insects by Amy Stewart 5/7 stars If you like learning about bugs and all the horrid things that can happen this is a great book. I do happen to … Continue reading

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