Buy Online at low price from Helmet Don-What If? by Randall Munroe Publisher: Hodder And Stoughton (28 October 2015) ISBN-13: 978-1848549562 Language: English Paperback: 320 pagesAs the cover says it all, “serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions,” the answers are served in the most entertaining way with a tinge sublime humor and pun in this endearing book. Randall Munroe, author of the book, was in NASA before starting xkcd. After huge success of the web comic, he planned to reach out to those people who wanted something physical and concrete (hard copy) to read. So he decided to introduce ‘What If.’ Munroe started working on the book after he started receiving emails asking weird questions, like ‘what would happen if a bullet got struck by lightering.’ He liked the idea very much and ended up publishing the book ‘What If.’ Once the readers start reading the book, they will eventually realize that Monroe is too good at answering such questions. He relates weirdness with science to answer the questions. You will learn and laugh a lot while reading this book like millions of readers have. So, anyone wanting to learn and form a habit taking a scientific approach on all things weird, this book may just seem to be the ideal one! About the Author: Randall Munroe was born in Pennsylvania in 1984. He has a degree in Physics and has worked as an independent contracting robotist for NASA. He is best known as the creator of the highly popular cartoon strip xkcd. He has also authored books like What if? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions and the Things explainer. He has contributed to various journals and provided drawings and charts which have been used extensively. His comic strip, xkcd was so liked by Science Fiction Fans that it was awarded the Hugo Award for best Fan Artist.
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