The Big Questions series is designed to let renowned experts address the 20 most fundamental and frequently asked questions of a major branch of science or philosophy.
Each 3000-word essay simply and concisely examines a question that has eternally perplexed enquiring minds, and provides answers from history's great thinkers.
This ambitious project is a unique distillation of humanity's best ideas.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, 50 2-colour illustrations
- Publisher: Quercus Publishing
- Publication Date: 04/02/2010
- Category: Popular science
- ISBN: 9781849161466