The Fly in the Ointment
70 Fascinating Commentaries on the Science of Everyday LifeeBook - 2004
Hot on the heels of his previous bestsellers, award-winning author Dr. Joe Schwarcz's latest book, The Fly in the Ointment, doesn't disappoint. From pesticides and environmental estrogens to lipsticks and garlic, Dr. Joe is back to demystify the science that surrounds us. Why do some people drill holes in their heads for enlightenment'? How did a small chemical error nearly convict the unfortunate Patricia Stallings for murdering her son? From the fanciful to the factual, Dr. Joe Schwarcz enlightens us all - no drills attached.'
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, c2004
Branch Call Number: DOWNLOADABLE E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (297 p.) : ill