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  • Coming soon: SciBookChat Season 2!

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    Books! Science! Other things! All of those things here, soon...

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    • Who writes science books? - SciBookChat S02E06 - Duration: 19 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
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      What kind of people write science books? I took twenty books off my shelves to talk about the authors, while drinking tea form an erlenmeyer flask.


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    • Science books vs science papers - SciBookChat S2E5 - Duration: 5 minutes, 53 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 24 views
      Why are science books more fun to read than science papers? Let's compare an interesting passage in a book with the corresponding source material.

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    • Eeyore, Candide and Biochemistry - SciBookChat S2E4 - Duration: 4 minutes, 40 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 21 views
      What do Eeyore and Candide have to do with biochemistry? They were both part of a question in my textbook.

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      Until the end of 2016 there'll be a video every two weeks in which I discuss anythi...
    • Scientists in Fiction - SciBookChat S2E3 - Duration: 5 minutes, 2 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 29 views
      A lot has changed since Frankenstein.

      LabLit: http://lablit.com

      Until the end of 2016 there'll be a video every two weeks in which I discuss anything related to science in books.

      SciBookChat th...
    • Science books about people - SciBookChat S2E2 - Duration: 6 minutes, 22 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 36 views
      Some science books are more about people than they are about science. These are my favourite kind of science books. Here I talk about three such books:
      Geek Nation, by Angela Saini 0:40
      The Immort...
    • What are science books? - SciBookChat S2E1 - Duration: 4 minutes, 38 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 35 views
      What are science books? Are text books science books? Can fictional books be science books? Do you have to learn science from a science book? Let's visit a bookstore and see how science books compa...
    • Coming soon: SciBookChat Season 2! - Duration: 101 seconds.

      • 5 months ago
      • 47 views
      Books! Science! Other things! All of those things here, soon...

      Outro music by Sam Jenkins: https://www.youtube.com/user/metascrawlmusic/videos

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    • Kentish Town City Farm - Duration: 2 minutes, 35 seconds.

      • 6 months ago
      • 81 views
      Kentish Town City Farm is a community and volunteer-run farm in North London. Visit their website to find out more: http://ktcityfarm.org.uk/

      Filmed over two visits in Autumn 2015 and Spring 2016....
    • Science Zines - SciBookChat S1E3 - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 69 views
      Zines inspired by science that I picked up at various festivals over the past few years. I filmed this a few months ago, so by "this summer" I mean summer 2015. Heh.

      Mentioned in this video:
      East...
    • Canada trip - Toronto, Algonquin Park, Niagara Falls - Duration: 3 minutes, 41 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 217 views
      Way back in September we went to Canada, and I only just got around to editing the videos.
      Features one moose, two Muskoka chairs, a handful of raccoons rummaging through garbage, and many Canadia...
    • Fake & Parody Science Books - SciBookChat S1E2 - Duration: 4 minutes, 40 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 97 views
      Books about fake science, parodies of science books, or fictional books about real science. These are the books discussed in this video:

      *Gnomes, by Wil Huygen and Rien Poortvliet
      *Fantastic Beast...
    • Frankenstein, Silent Spring and perceptions of science - SciBookChat S1E1 - Duration: 3 minutes, 46 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 77 views
      Some of the current stereotypes about science and scientists come indirectly from the books Frankenstein and Silent Spring.

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    Chats about science and books. Not really book reviews, not really science, but if you like either of those, you probably like this as well.
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