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Zen Science

Stop and Smell the Universe

By John Javna

  • Hardback
  • £9.99

An inspirational collection of musings on the sheer wonder of nature and the universe, Zen Science taps into the enormous popularity of mindfulness meditation with thought-provoking, stand-alone entries and an attractive, accessible package.

It takes 30,000 years to create a single ray of sunlight. A pinch of soil contains 1 billion living organisms. For virtually all of the earth's existence -- 99.9994% of time -- there were no human beings.

These simple reflections are also deeply profound, revealing how vast and awe-inspiring the natural world truly is. With more than 100 of the most surprising, thought-provoking facts about our planet, Zen Science leads readers towards mindfulness, wonder, and spiritual contemplation. This gentle guide is illustrated throughout with charming line drawings and can be read straight through or consulted periodically for a bite-sized piece of inspiration and joy.

Biographical Notes

John and Gordon Javna have an extraordinary thirty-year track record as authors and content-creators. In the field of popular culture their Uncle John's Bathroom Reader series has sold over 15 million copies, and John's passion for nature has also led to outstanding sales, with 50 Things You Can Do to Save the Earth achieving #1 bestseller status and receiving a full update in 2008.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780762461738
  • Publication date: 29 Mar 2018
  • Page count: 192
  • Imprint: Running Press Adult
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