New Scientist: Does Anything Eat Wasps
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New Scientist [magazine], Does Anything Eat Wasps? : And 101 Other Unsettling, Witty Answers to Questions you Never Thought you Wanted to Ask. New York : Free Press, 2006. 211 pages ; includes index.
- how long can I live on beer alone?
- why do people have eyebrows?
- has nature invented any wheels?
- what would happen if aliens stole the moon?
These and many other science questions are answered by readers from New Scientist magazine's popular 'Last Word' column. Funny, easy to read and unexpected, this book is a great way to learn answers to some of science's most intriguing questions.
Recommended for science and trivia buffs, as well as those of us who would normally be put off by anything related to science!
-- Notes by LBB