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Brain Food - Karl Kruszelnicki


Published: 1st October 2012
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RRP $19.99

The brand new book from Australia's best-loved science guru! Did you know that the vast majority of our universe is missing? Or that Santa would spontaneously combust if he tried to deliver presents to all the children of the world? Is a hand dryer more hygienic than a paper towel? When will we be able to cryogenically freeze ourselves? And can we win at the pokies? Does Coca-Cola really dissolve teeth? Why do we have more accidents on a full moon? And why is the sky blue? All these questions and much much more are answered in the dazzling new book of fun science stories by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki.

About the Author

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki burst onto the scene in 1981 when he began presenting the Great Moments In Science segment on radio Double J (the precursor to Triple J) to pay his way through medical school. With his trademark fast-talking, zany take on anything and everything scientific, he quickly built an audience keen to learn more about our amazing world and be entertained at the same time. Since then, his media career has exploded and now includes TV, books, newspapers, magazines, scripting, professional speaking, and of course, the Net.

ISBN: 9781742611716
ISBN-10: 1742611710
Audience: Children
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st October 2012
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.6  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.37

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki is the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow at the University of Sydney. He is a qualified medical doctor, engineer, physicist and mathematician. This MasterGeek consistently appears on the list of the Top 15 Most Trusted Australians, and was this year named one of Australia's National Living Treasures.

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