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Glued to a crocodile, swallowing fossils, or shoes melted by lava... Scientists working on all continents share their best stories, from the Colombian jungle to the Antarctic ice. Dive into the everyday mistakes of biologists, archeologists, entomologists, and volcanologists!
The story of the book
Illustrator Jim Jourdane started to illustrate fun stories shared by scientists with the #fieldworkfail hashtag. These illustrations became a book project in three languages, crowdfunded on Kickstarter with more than a thousand backers all over the world.
Another way to see science
This book presents a fun and human side of science. Humor is a great way to discover how scientists work!
- Hardcover, 76 pages, 19 x 27 cm
- 25 scientists (biologists, volcanologists, archeologists...)
- English version edited by Jessica Groenendijk