AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

NEVER MIND THE B#LL*CKS, HERE'S THE SCIENCE A Scientist's Guide to the Biggest Challenges Facing Our Species Today

by | Read by Ruairi Conaghan

Contemporary Culture • 9 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2020

With his appealing voice and moderate accent, Irish national Ruairi Conaghan performs this entertaining review of popular science topics, written by an Irish biochemistry professor with a knack for accessible writing. The summaries of what science knows about topics like gender differences, discrimination, and global warming intend to debunk common misconceptions and resolve gnarly controversies. The topics and the sheer volume of impressive research need careful handling to moderate the potential "know-it-all" tone of this type of writing. Conaghan's amiable narration keeps the audio light and prevents the author's love of science from sounding too nerdy. Though the conventions of the Irish language and culture will require adjustments for some Americans, the information is so fascinating that most people will find it hard to stop listening. T.W. © AudioFile 2021, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2021]

Trade Ed. • Bolinda Audio • 2020

CD ISBN 9781867502739 $39.99 • Eight CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781867502920 $29.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN $30.54

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.

envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×