What Should We Be Worried About? by John Brockman audiobook

What Should We Be Worried About?: Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night

By John Brockman
Read by various narrators

Tantor Audio

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9798200048526

  • ISBN: 9798200048519

  • ISBN: 9798200048533

Runtime: 13.88 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/Science
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

John Brockman, editor of This Will Make You Smarter, presents his latest thought-provoking book, featuring insights from leading thinkers such as Steven Pinker, Lisa Randall, Matt Ridley, and Daniel C. Dennett.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Substantial and engrossing . . . Brockman and the Edge contributors offer fresh and invaluable perspectives on crucial aspects of our lives. Booklist Starred Review
“This collection helps us see the myriad possible concerns laid out before us, articulating the various elements of fear that we need to fear.” Washington Post
“Water resources, viruses, low science literacy, and our failure to achieve global cooperation are all addressed with striking clarity. By taking this bold approach to significant quandaries, Brockman and the Edge contributors offer fresh and invaluable perspectives on crucial aspects of our lives.” Booklist (starred review)
“Compelling…Brockman offers an impressive array of ideas from a diverse group that’s sure to make readers think.” Publishers Weekly

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Author

Author Bio: John Brockman

Author Bio: John Brockman

John Brockman, editor of many books, including The Next Fifty Years, is also the author of By the Late John Brockman, The Third Culture, and Digerati: Encounters with the Cyber Elite. He is the founder and CEO of Brockman Inc., a literary and software agency, and the publisher and editor of the website Edge. He lives in New York City.

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Science
Runtime: 13.88
Audience: Adult
Language: English