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A Feast Of Science: Intriguing Morsels From The Science Of Everyday Life
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|May 22, 2018

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An entertaining and digestible volume that demystifies science, from the author of over a dozen bestselling popular science books Crave answers? Dr. Joe Schwarcz demystifies the chemistry of everyday life, serving up practical knowledge to both inform and…
That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles: 62 All-New Commentaries on the Fascinating Chemistry of…

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Interesting anecdotes and engaging tales make science fun, meaningful, and accessible. Separating sense from nonsense and fact from myth, these essays cover everything from the ups of helium to the downs of drain cleaners and provide answers to numerous…
Monkeys, Myths, And Molecules: Separating Fact From Fiction, And The Science Of Everyday Life

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Quacks and pundits beware! The internet is a powerful beast when it comes to science; the answer to any query you may have is just a few keystrokes away. But when there are multiple answers from various sources, how do we know what information is reliable? In…
Dr. Joe & What You Didn't Know: 99 Fascinating Questions About the Chemistry of Everyday Life

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From Beethoven's connection to plumbing to why rotten eggs smell like sulfur, the technical explanations included in this scientific primer tackle 99 chemistry-related questions and provide answers designed to inform and entertain. What jewelry metal is…
The Genie in the Bottle: 64 All-new Commentaries On The Fascinating Chemistry Of Everyday Life

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The Genie in the Bottle makes science downright fun. Dr. Joe Schwarcz blends quirky anecdotes about everyday chemistry with engaging tales from the history of science. Get a different twist on licorice and travel to the dark side of the sun. Control stinky feet…
Is That A Fact?: Frauds, Quacks, And The Real Science Of Everyday Life
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|May 1, 2014

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An entertaining and digestible volume that demystifies science Eat this and live to 100. Don't, and die. Today, hyperboles dominate the media, which makes parsing science from fiction an arduous task when deciding what to eat, what chemicals to avoid, and…
Brain Fuel: 199 Mind-Expanding Inquiries into the Science of Everyday Life

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National Bestseller From the #1 bestselling author – a cornucopia of mind-expanding insights into the science of the real world. Dr. Joe – as he is affectionately known to millions of readers, listeners, viewers, and students – brings his magic formula to…
Let Them Eat Flax: 70 All-New Commentaries on the Science of Everyday Food & Life
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|November 1, 2005

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Do you know if your waiter sings in the bathroom? Or if the lady who whipped up the icing on your cake wore false fingernails? When was the last time you microwaved your dishcloth? Is your orange juice pasteurized? In Let Them Eat Flax! , award-winning author Dr.…
A Feast of Science: Intriguing Morsels from the Science of Everyday Life
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|May 22, 2018

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An entertaining and digestible volume that demystifies science, from the author of 16 bestselling popular science books Crave answers? A Feast of Science demystifies the chemistry of everyday life, serving up practical knowledge to both inform and entertain.…
Science, Sense & Nonsense
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|November 3, 2009

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When did "chemical" become a dirty word? Forty or so years ago, chemistry -- which had been recognized as a miracle-making boon to humanity - somehow became associated with warfare, sinister food additives, "toxins" and pollution. It's a…
Fly in the Ointment, The: 70 Fascinating Commentaries on the Science of Everyday Life

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Hot on the heels of his previous bestsellers, award-winning author Dr. Joe Schwarcz’s latest book, The Fly in the Ointment, doesn’t disappoint. From pesticides and environmental estrogens to lipsticks and garlic, Dr. Joe is back to demystify the science that…
Dr. Joe And What You Didn't Know
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|October 31, 2003

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Linus Pauling one of the most celebrated scientists of the twentieth century once remarked that satisfying curiosity is one of the greatest sources of pleasure in life. Dr. Joe and What You Didn’t Know to act as both the source and satiation of such curiosity…
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