One of Streever's six favorite books about science, as shared at The Week magazine:
The Disappearing Spoon by Sam KeanRead about the other books on the list.
Often, important and interesting science is branded with one word, in capital letters: BORING. Take, for example, the periodic table, an apparently complicated map of the elements. Sam Kean's tour of those elements, and of the people who discovered and exploited them, turns boring into gripping.
Learn about Streever's five best books about extreme cold.
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The Page 99 Test: Cold.