Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Book Review: “The Geek Manifesto” [Via BackReaction]

 Book Review “The Geek Manifesto” by Mark Henderson
The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters
By Mark Henderson
Bantam Press (10 May 2012)
Henderson’s book is a well-structured and timely summary of why science, both scientific knowledge and the scientific method, matters for the well-being of our societies. Henderson covers seven different areas: why science matters to politics, the government, the media, the economy, education, in court, in healthcare and to the environment. In each case, he has examples of current problems, mostly from 
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