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The Resource Ingredients : the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us, George Zaidan ; illustrated (poorly) by the author

Ingredients : the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us, George Zaidan ; illustrated (poorly) by the author

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Ingredients : the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us
Title
Ingredients
Title remainder
the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us
Statement of responsibility
George Zaidan ; illustrated (poorly) by the author
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cheese puffs. Coffee. Sunscreen. Vapes. George Zaidan reveals what will kill you, what won't, and why-explained with high-octane hilarity, hysterical hijinks, and other things that don't begin with the letter H. Ingredients offers the perspective of a chemist on the stuff we eat, drink, inhale, and smear on ourselves. Apart from the burning question of whether you should eat that Cheeto, Zaidan explores a range of topics
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Zaidan, George
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Food
  • Nutrition
  • Diet
Target audience
adult
Label
Ingredients : the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us, George Zaidan ; illustrated (poorly) by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Processed food is bad for you, right? -- Plants are trying to kill you -- Microbes are trying to eat your food -- The smoking gun, or what certainty looks like -- Sunburnt to a crisp, or what less certainty looks like -- Is coffee the elixir of life or blood of the devil? -- Associations, or the grapes of math -- What's that public pool smell made of? -- You're late for a very important date -- So what do I do?
Control code
on1112889401
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 299 pages
Isbn
9781524744274
Lccn
2019055455
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ingredients : the strange chemistry of what we put in us and on us, George Zaidan ; illustrated (poorly) by the author
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Processed food is bad for you, right? -- Plants are trying to kill you -- Microbes are trying to eat your food -- The smoking gun, or what certainty looks like -- Sunburnt to a crisp, or what less certainty looks like -- Is coffee the elixir of life or blood of the devil? -- Associations, or the grapes of math -- What's that public pool smell made of? -- You're late for a very important date -- So what do I do?
Control code
on1112889401
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 299 pages
Isbn
9781524744274
Lccn
2019055455
Other physical details
illustrations

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