In the New York Times best-selling book from the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, Randall Munroe gives hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask. Fans of xkcd ask Munroe a lot of strange questions. What if you tried to hit a baseball pitched at 90 percent the speed of light? How fast can you hit a speed bump while driving and live? If there was a robot apocalypse, how long would humanity...
Our mini gift guides are targeted lists specific to all the unique people in our lives. Today, gifts for the science lovers and knowledge seekers in your life. From space to medicine to history to psychology, these top picks will be the perfect gift for anyone who is naturally curious.
The holidays are rapidly approaching and we're all scrambling to stock up on gifts for our nearest and dearest. We've got suggestions for a diverse range of recipients, including animal lovers, the newly adulting, crafty types, adventure seekers, foodies, and more.
Most of us appear to have book-related holiday traditions. And we add some reading suggestions for this Jólabókaflóð.