A brilliantly readable and entertaining guide to the 50 biggest threats facing our planet.
Death by Euphoria.
Population Death Spiral.
Whether we like it or not, everything's going to come to a pretty unpleasant halt on our planet at some point in the future. What we don't know is what form our extinction is likely to take. In this accessible and entertaining book, acclaimed writer Alok Jha explains the head-spinning apocalyptic science behind 50 horrifying doomsday scenarios.
Alok Jha is the science correspondent for ITN News. He was previously a science correspondent at the Guardian and has presented BBC2's Science Club. Alok was named European Science Writer of the year in 2008 and has been shortlisted for feature writer of the year at the annual Association for British Science Writers.