skip to content
13 things that don't make sense : the most intriguing scientific mysteries of our time Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

13 things that don't make sense : the most intriguing scientific mysteries of our time

Author: Michael Brooks
Publisher: London : Profile, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In an age when science is supposed to be king, scientists are beset by experimental results they simply cannot explain. But, if the past is anything to go by, these anomalies contain the seeds of  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Brooks
ISBN: 9781861978172 1861978170
OCLC Number: 488437360
Description: 1 v. ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Thirteen things that don't make sense
Responsibility: Michael Brooks

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This entertaining and often provocative book examines such mysteries as dark matter and dark energy, the prospect of life on Mars, sex and death, free will and the placebo effect, among other Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/488437360> # 13 things that don't make sense : the most intriguing scientific mysteries of our time
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "488437360" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/uik> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1673311139#CreativeWork/thirteen_things_that_don_t_make_sense> ; # Thirteen things that don't make sense
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> ; # Science
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/500/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/257618005> ; # Michael Brooks
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1673311139> ;
    schema:genre "Miscellanea" ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "13 things that don't make sense : the most intriguing scientific mysteries of our time" ;
    schema:productID "488437360" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/488437360#PublicationEvent/london_profile_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1673311139#Agent/profile> ; # Profile
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861978172> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/488437360> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1673311139#CreativeWork/thirteen_things_that_don_t_make_sense> # Thirteen things that don't make sense
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Thirteen things that don't make sense" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> # Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/257618005> # Michael Brooks
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1970" ;
    schema:familyName "Brooks" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Brooks" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861978172>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1861978170" ;
    schema:isbn "9781861978172" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/488437360>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/488437360> ; # 13 things that don't make sense : the most intriguing scientific mysteries of our time
    schema:dateModified "2018-10-19" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.