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Alanna Mitchell


Alanna Mitchell is an award-winning science journalist and author of "Sea Sick- The Global Ocean in Crisis," which won the Grantham Prize for environmental journalism. She 's written for the New York Times, National Geographic and the Guardian. She lives in Toronto, Canada. Her new book is "The Spinning Magnet: The Electromagnetic Force That Created the Modern World–and Could Destroy It."


Book:
The Spinning Magnet: The Electromagnetic Force That Created the Modern World–and Could Destroy It
Science / Medicine / Technology
Dutton
January 2018
ISBN 9781101985168
Hardcover, 336 pages
$28.00, INSTOCK
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An engrossing history of the science of one of the four fundamental physical forces in the universe, electromagnetism, right up to the latest indications that the poles are soon to reverse and destroy the world's power grids and electronic communications A cataclysmic planetary phenomenon is gathering force deep within the Earth. More/less

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