A graphic milestone of investigative reporting, Science Tales takes on controversies surrounding climate change, electro-convulsive therapy, the moon landing, the MMR vaccine, homeopathy, chiropractic, evolution and science denialism. Thouroughly researched and sourced, Cunningham's clear narrative, graphic lines and photographic illustration explain complicated and controversial issues with deceptive ease and wit. Science Tales decodes the myths and lies that have shaped some of the most fiercely-debated issues of the past fifty years.
Darryl Cunningham is an illustrator and cartoonist. Author of the book, Psychiatric Tales, in which he relates his experiences working on an acute psychiatric ward, and Science Tales; a book of comic book essays on controversial scientific subjects, such as evolution, climate change, and the MMR vaccination scandal. He lives in Yorkshire, England.
"It takes other authors whole books to say what Darryl can say in a single illustration."
Jon Ronson (The Men Who Stare At Goats, The Psychopath Test) on Darryl Cunningham