RANDALL MUNROE | What if? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask
Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe’s iconic webcomic. His stick-figure drawings about science, technology, language, and love have an enormous, dedicated following, as do his deeply researched answers to his fans’ strangest questions.
The queries he receives range from merely odd to downright diabolical:
• What if I took a swim in a spent-nuclear-fuel pool?
• Could you build a jetpack using downward-firing machine guns?
• What if a Richter 15 earthquake hit New York City?
• Are fire tornadoes possible?
|Randall Munroe es el nombre que hay detrás del webcómic XKCD, uno de los más emblemáticos y exitosos de Internet. Su humor se caracteriza por tratar temas científicos y computacionales, además de por su voluntad divulgativa (además de cómica).|