Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World

By | November 20, 2017
Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World Author Bill Nye
ISBN-10 1250109442
ISBN-13 9781250109446
Year 2016-10-18
Pages 368
Language English
Publisher St. Martin’s Griffin
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Just as World War II called an earlier generation to greatness so the climate crisis is calling today s rising youth to action to create a better future In UNSTOPPABLE Bill Nye crystallizes and expands the message for which he is best known and beloved That message is that with a combination of optimism and scientific curiosity all obstacles become opportunities and the possibilities of our world become limitless With a scientist s thirst for knowledge and an engineer s vision of what can be Bill Nye sees today s environmental issues not as insurmountable depressing problems but as chances for our society to rise to the challenge and create a cleaner healthier smarter world We need not accept that transportation consumes half our energy and that two thirds of the energy you put into your car is immediately thrown away out the tailpipe We need not accept that dangerous emissions are the price we must pay for a vibrant economy and a comfortable life Above all we need not accept that we will leave our children a planet that is dirty overheated and depleted of resources As Bill shares his vision he debunks some of the most persistent myths and misunderstandings about global warming When you are done reading you ll be enlightened and empowered Chances are you ll be smiling too ready to join Bill and change the world In Unstoppable Harnessing Science to Change the World the New York Times bestselling author of Undeniable Evolution and the Science of Creation and former host of Bill Nye the Science Guy issues a new challenge to today s generation to make a cleaner more efficient and happier world Unstoppable is what you get when you melt down Bill Nye the Science Guy and turn him into a book Containing rich scientific insights on ourselves our society and our world the book is a must read for anybody who needs to be scientifically literate in the 21st century And thats of course everybody Neil deGrasse Tyson Ph D Astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural HistoryAs only Bill Nye can he uses the book to explain the science behind climate change debunks popular myths and asks readers to take action in their own lives to create a sustainable future The book is shot through with optimism but Nye has no illusions about what lies ahead The message is simple Climate change is real humans are causing it and we have no choice but to build a better and cleaner world SalonPraise for UNDENIABLE Bill Nye the Science Guy has become a veritable cultural icon T he title of his new book on evolution is Undeniable because yes there are many Americans who still deny what Darwin and other scientists long ago proved Frank Bruni The New York Times With a jaunty bow tie and boyish enthusiasm Bill Nye the Science Guy has spent decades decoding scientific topics from germs to volcanoes for television audiences In his new book Nye delights in how evolution helps to unlock the mysteries of everything from bumblebees to human origins to our place in the universe National Geographic When it comes to Bill Nye Science Guy doesn t even begin to cover it When he s not being summoned to act as a voice of reason for news outlets or leading meetings as CEO of the Planetary Society he is living the life of a best selling author His recently published book Undeniable Evolution and the Science of Creation enlightens readers while using a conversational educational tone After all it s his ability to break down even the most complicated topics into bite size pieces that made him such a hit on his 90s children s show Bill Nye the Science Guy The Boston Globe Mr Nye writes briskly and accessibly and makes an eloquent case for evolution The Wall Street Journal Because Bill Nye is a scientist he has no doubts that the deniers of evolution are flat wrong And because he s a performer his book is fun to read and easy to absorb The Washington Post Ignite your inner scientist when Nye known for delivering geeky intel with clarity and charm takes on one of society s most hotly debated topics yes still Time Out New York

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