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SKE?TIC: Viewing the World with a Rational Eye, by Dr. Michael Shermer

SKE?TIC: Viewing the World with a Rational Eye, by Dr. Michael Shermer

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Collected essays from bestselling author Michael Shermer’s celebrated columns in Scientific American

For fifteen years, bestselling author Michael Shermer has written a column in Scientific American magazine that synthesizes scientific concepts and theory for a general audience. His trademark combination of deep scientific understanding and entertaining writing style has thrilled his huge and devoted audience for years. Now, in SKE?TIC, seventy-five of these columns are available together for the first time; a welcome addition for his fans and a stimulating introduction for new readers.

Download a reading of the Introduction for free (16MB MP3)

Engineered, produced and edited by John Wagner of John Wagner Recording Studios, Inc.
Read by Michael Shermer
Total time: 8 hrs. 25 min.
Unabridged MP3 CD Format

Praise for the book

Dense with facts, convincing arguments, and curious statistics, this is an ingenious collection of light entertainment for readers who believe that explaining stuff is a good idea.
Kirkus Reviews

Shermer makes a strong case for the value of the scientific endeavor and the power of rational thinking in 75 brief essays…. Each entry is insightful, informative, and entertaining.
Publishers Weekly

Since those old Scientific American issues have been recycled, revive the popular Shermer’s writings with this collection.

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