Broca's Brain: The Romance Of Science
Edition language: English
, Popular Science
, Science Nature
i'm amazed that i was able to understand three quarters of this book with little or no help at all from any outside source. there were times when i had to use the dictionary or find someone on the internet who can explain physics to a near idiot in the domain; even so, i can give myself a pat on the...
This collection of essays is well worth the read, if only because it's by Sagan. It's not the best book of his I've read, but even mediocre Sagan is better than most science writers today. His sense of wonder, his love of scientific discovery, his clear insight -- they are infectious and can make ...