This Explains Everything

This Explains Everything-book cover

In This Explains Everything, John Brockman, founder and publisher of, asked experts in numerous fields and disciplines to come up with their favorite explanations for everyday occurrences. Why do we recognize patterns? Is there such a thing as positive stress? Are we genetically programmed to be in conflict with each other? Those are just some of the 150 questions that the world's best scientific minds answer with elegant simplicity.

ISBN: 9780062230171
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Published: January 2013
Number of Pages: 402