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What Are You Optimistic About? Today's Leading Thinkers on Why Things Are Good and Getting Better

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ISBN-10: 0061436933

ISBN-13: 9780061436932

Edition: 2016

Authors: John Brockman

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The nightly news and conventional wisdom tell us that things are bad and getting worse. Yet despite dire predictions, scientists see many good things on the horizon. John Brockman, publisher of Edge (, the influential online salon, recently asked more than 150 high-powered scientific thinkers to answer a vital question for our frequently pessimistic times: "What are you optimistic about?" Spanning a wide range of topics-from string theory to education, from population growth to medicine, and even from global warming to the end of world-What Are You Optimistic About? is an impressive array of what world-class minds (including Nobel Laureates, Pulitzer Prize winners, New York…    
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Book details

List price: $14.99
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 7/15/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 0.04" wide x 0.04" long x 0.04" tall
Weight: 2.2
Language: English