A New Map of Wonders
A Journey in Search of Modern MarvelsBook - 2017
A mesmerising investigation of wonder A New Map of Wonders charts a course through the realm of the fascinating and awe-inspiring.With the curiosity and enthusiasm of a great explorer, the award-winning Caspar Henderson celebrates and explains the wonder of light and the origins of the universe, the myriad marvels of the human body and the natural world - and reveals the wonders to come: the technologies that will transform human experience and change what we will find wonderful. Drawing on philosophy and natural history, art and religion, neuroscience and nanotechnology, A New Map of Wonders is a celebration of life - a rich and inspiring guide, encouraging us to see the world anew.
Publisher: London :, Granta,, 2017
Branch Call Number: 031.02 HEN
Characteristics: 371 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm