Description: The Unofficial Companion to Randall Munroe’s What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions includes a summary of questions and scientific answers, which are discussed in Munroe’s book, as well as additional interesting and not-so-absurd questions and their scientific answers: Can winds really change the spin of our planet? Can rotation of the Earth change the Earth’s shape? Is it a coincidence that Olympus Mons, which is the highest volcano on Mars, is about 3 times higher than the Earth’s highest mountain? Is time travel possible? Is the Earth losing its atmosphere? and other questions.
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