Edumacation

Item Information
Item#: 9781681883014
Author/Colour Mcelfresh Andy
Publisher/Brand Simon
Cover Paperback
Department Nonfiction
Section 126
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Physical Attributes
Pages: 232
Height: 8.50 in.
Width: 6.50 in.
Thickness: 0.80 in.
Unit weight: 1.19 lb.

Main Description
Edumacationpodcast co-host Andy McElfresh leads readers on an expedition to the most bizarre and extraordinary outskirts of scientific discovery! Open this book and open your mind: You're about to get Edumacated!Foreword by Kevin SmithAll-new content presented in the style of the belovedEdumacationpodcastExclusiveEdumacation-centric super-fan crossword puzzle  Class is now in session with Professor Andy McElfresh (not a real professor), science aficionado and co-host of the Edumacation podcast with Kevin Smith. This is the book that gives you a crash course in Cocktail-Party Science, the strange and astonishing scientific facts that you'll want to share at all your social gatherings.Chapters explore the Four Chambers of Knowledge—The Sci, The Fi, The Why, and The Bye—and examine such tantalizing topics as:• Elevator Decapitations and a Deadly Wedgie• Bigfoot, Mermaids, and the Mongolian Death Worm• Dolphins Getting High Off Puffer Fish Toxin• Staggering Feats of Shaolin Monks• The Pentagon's Weaponized Heat Ray• Flying Cars, Real Telepathy, and Other Breakthroughs of Tomorrow. . . and many more!Open this book and open your mind: You're about to get Edumacated!

Contributors
By (author): Andy McElfresh

Biographical Note
Andy McElfresh is an entertainment producer and the co-host of the Edumacation podcast. He was formerly a writer and segment director for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, wrote the screenplay for White Chicks, created Nickelodeon's Rocket Power, wrote for MTV, Comedy Central, and the Keenan Ivory Wayans Show, and was the first employee at the Zagat Survey. He lives in Los Angeles.