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A Short History of Nearly EverythingBy Bill Bryson

In a Nutshell

A Short History Of Nearly Everything explains everything we've learned about our world and the universe — and the things that are still a complete mystery to us.

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If you were to pick yourself apart with tweezers, one atom at a time, you would produce a mound of fine atomic dust, none of which had ever been alive but all of which had once been you.

Bill Bryson

Introduction

Everybody has something about our world that fascinates them. It might be the depths of the ocean, the genetic makeup of Earth's many animal species, or it might even be the space that lies beyond our planet. There's so much incredible stuff going on around us; it's hard not to be starstruck.

Bill Bryson is a world-renowned author who specializes in writing about science and travel. In A Short History Of Nearly Everything, Bryson explores everything that we know about our planet and our universe, as well as explaining why we can never hope to know everything.

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