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The Science of Discworld

A Novel

Science of Discworld Series: Book #1
By Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen
Narrated by Michael Fenton Stevens & Stephen Briggs / 13 hours 47 minutes

Not just another science audiobook and not just another Discworld novella, The Science of Discworld is a creative, mind-bending mash-up of fiction and fact, that offers a wizard’s-eye view of our world that will forever change how you look at the universe.

Can Unseen University’s eccentric wizards and orangutan Librarian possibly shed any useful light on hard, rational Earthly science? 
 
In the course of an exciting experiment, the wizards of Discworld have accidentally created a new universe. Within this universe is a planet that they name Roundworld. Roundworld is, of course, Earth, and the universe is our own. As the wizards watch their creation grow, Terry Pratchett and acclaimed science writers Ian Stewart and Jack Cohen use Discworld to examine science from the outside. Interwoven with the Pratchett’s original story are entertaining, enlightening chapters which explain key scientific principles such as the Big Bang theory and the evolution of life on earth, as well as great moments in the history of science.
 

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Science of Discworld Series Series


The Science of Discworld
The Science of Discworld
Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen
Darwin's Watch
Darwin's Watch
Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen
Judgment Day
Judgment Day
Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen
The Globe
The Globe
Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen
Author , &
Narrator Michael Fenton Stevens & Stephen Briggs
ISBN 9780804193450
Length 13 hours 47 minutes
Language English
Publisher Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group
Publication date
Edition Unabridged
Libro.fm rank #11,280 Overall
Genre rank #469 in Science Fiction

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