The last of the SciBookChat videos went up today! Well, I might make more in the future, but this was the end of the six I had prepared. Next year will start with a...
Why are science books more fun to read than science papers? Let’s compare an interesting passage in a book with the corresponding source material.
What do Eeyore and Candide have to do with biochemistry? The answer lies in a question in an old biochemistry textbook.
In today’s SciBookChat video I pick up Frankenstein again (first featured in this video) and compare him to a more modern scientist in a more recent book. How have scientists in fiction changed? There’s...
Some science books are not so much about science as they are about people. In this video I show three of these books: Geek Nation, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and How the Hippies Saved Physics.
What is a science book? And what kind of books would you expect in the science section of a bookstore? This SciBookChat video explores these questions.
Introduction to the second season of SciBookChat: A Youtube series in which I discuss science in books (science books and other books).