About this book
With illustrations by Dave McKean, this is aimed at a young adult and family audience. It features explanations of space, time, evolution and more, and will amaze readers of all ages. It presents the real story of the world around us, taking the reader on an enthralling journey through scientific reality, and showing the awe inspiring beauty and thrilling magic of the world. For anyone who didn't get the hang of science at school.
What are things made of? What is the sun? Why is there night and day, winter and summer? Why do bad things happen? Are we alone? Have you heard the tale of how the sun hatched out of an emu's egg? Has anyone ever told you that earthquakes are caused by a sneezing giant? This title answers all these questions.