Mon, 26 October 2020
In this special episode of BookLab, we focus on COVID-19 by journalist Debora MacKenzie. Her book examines how this pandemic happened, how it might have been prevented – or at least mitigated – and what can be done to make sure a similar catastrophic public health crisis doesn’t happen again.
Thu, 25 December 2014
Featured Book: Our Mathematical Universe, by Max Tegmark.
How many universes are there, anyway? Physicist Max Tegmark says there could be an infinite number of them, and he argues the case in his latest book.
And on the nightstand: A Universe from Nothing, by Lawrence Krauss; and Me Myself and Why, by Jennifer Oullette.