What Einstein Didn't Know: Scientific Answers to Everyday Questions

Front Cover
Tantor eBooks, Aug 31, 2012 - Science

A "Washington Post" columnist offers a fun, fascinating guide to everyday science for those who never wore a slide rule or a pocket protector.


What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - GlennBell - LibraryThing

Mildly interesting. Mostly similar information to his other books. I enjoyed his sense of humor and the simple explanations of science for the non-scientist. Being a Ph.D. in Engineering and a past ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - name99 - LibraryThing

I found this substantially less appealing that Wolke's book on kitchen science, largely because in covering a broader spectrum of science, he covered much more territory that was already familiar to me. Even so he is certainly one of the best authors in this vein. Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2012)

Robert L. Wolke is professor emeritus of chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh.

Bibliographic information