Join a notorious pop science punk as he investigates real zombie reports from around the world. The search for the means to control the bodies and minds of our fellow humans has been underway for millennia, from the sleep-inducing honeycombs that felled Pompeyas army to the Voodoo potions of Haiti. Now, Frank Swain, the force behind Science Punk, has joined the quest, digging up genuine zombie research: ac dog heads brought back to life without their bodies ac secret agents dosing targets with zombie drugs ac parasites that push their hosts to suicide or sex changes ac the elixir of life hidden in an eighteenth-century painting This mind-bending and entertaining excavation of incredible science is unlike anything youave read before.Walter Freeman tried to silence the unruly parts of the brain by cutting them out with a knife. But for other scientists, neurosurgery held the promise of much more sophisticated engineering work. Although Eduard Hitzig had failed to isolate theanbsp;...
|Title||:||How to Make a Zombie|
|Publisher||:||Oneworld Publications - 2012-10-01|