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Joe Schwarcz


Dr. Joe Schwarcz is director of McGill University’s Office for Science and Society which is dedicated to demystifying science and separating sense from nonsense. He is well known for his informative and entertaining public lectures on topics ranging from the chemistry of love to the science of aging. Professor Schwarcz has received numerous awards for teaching chemistry and for interpreting science for the public. He is the only non-American ever to win the American Chemical Society’s prestigious Grady-Stack Award for demystifying chemistry. He hosts The Dr. Joe Show on Montreal radio, has appeared hundreds of times on television and is the author of 16 best sellers. Also an amateur conjurer, Dr. Joe often spices up his presentations with a little magic. His new book is "A Feast of Science."

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Books:
A Feast of Science
Science / Medicine / Technology
ECW
May 2018
ISBN 9781770411920
336 pages
$17.95, INSTOCK
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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. More/less

Monkeys, Myths, and Molecules
Science / Medicine / Technology
ECW Press
ISBN 9781770411913
293 pages
$17.95, INSTOCK
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The best-selling author of Brain Fuel critically examines how facts are misconstrued by the media in today's internet-driven world, challenging popular misconceptions about everything from processed food and chemicals to homeopathy and cancer. More/less

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