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Six Degrees

The Science of a Connected Age (Open Market Edition)

by Duncan J. Watts

  • 192 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7457598M
ISBN 100393325423
ISBN 109780393325423

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Six Degrees: Our future on a hotter planet. Winner of the Royal Society Science books prize, and now translated into 23 languages, Six Degrees maps our humankind’s globally-warmed future – degree by horrifying degree. Six Degrees was made into a TV film by National Geographic, which has now been viewed by tens of millions around the world.   This is a story that is both personal and remarkable for its ability to convey the wonder of complex science. Bill Miller. Written in as accessible and jaunty a fashion as James Watson's Double Helix, Six Degrees provides a deft, informative, and deeply engaging story of how the multidisciplinary science of networks has come into being.. Robert K. MertonBrand: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Possibly the most graphic treatment of global warming that has yet been published, Six Degrees is what readers of Al Gore's best-selling An Inconvenient Truth or Ross Gelbspan's Boiling Point will turn to next. Written by the acclaimed author of High Tide, this highly relevant and compelling book uses accessible journalistic prose to distill what environmental scientists portend about the 4/5(8).   Nevertheless, Six Degrees is a hugely interesting overview of a new discipline right from the vanguard, and is refreshingly free from the often feverishly exaggerated claims of pop : Guardian Staff.


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