Have you ever felt a sudden rush of recognition that you’ve been in a place before? What causes a déjà vu? Why do dogs look like their owners? What’s up with insect swarms? What’s the science behind showing your tongue? Do you keep drier by walking or running through a rainstorm?
In this updated and expanded edition of The Science of Everyday Life, bestselling author Jay Ingram explains these and many more weird and fascinating mysteries.
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About Jay Ingram
Jay Ingram has been the host of Discovery Channel Canada’s Daily Planet since it began in 1995. At the time, it was the only hour-long, prime-time daily science show in the world. Prior to joining Discovery, Jay hosted CBC Radio’s national science show, Quirks and… More about Jay Ingram
Published by Penguin Canada Jul 11, 2006| 200 Pages| 5-1/4 x 8-1/4| ISBN 9780143056638