Have you ever wondered why golf balls have dimples or why your hair goes frizzy in the rain? Scientist Wendy Sadler has the answers in her book of Weird and Wonderful facts. Broken down into user-friendly chapters like sport, going out, the great outdoors, food and drink and the downright weird, Wendy gives the scientific answers to life's intriguing questions, like
Why toast always lands butter side down
Why you can't get (too) lost with a satnav.
About the Author
Wendy Sadler is the founding Director of science made simple - the award-winning company which specialises in making science inspirational and fun. She has written 19 books for children, presented science on TV shows including Tomorrow's World and the Alan Titchmarsh show, and is a contributor on BBC Radio Wales. Her company's science shows have toured in 22 countries and appeared at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Wendy is currently employed by Cardiff University.