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Terry Pratchett discusses the Science of Discworld

Recorded at an event in London, Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart and Jack Cohen discuss the fourth instalment of the Science of Discworld series.

Posted on 4th April 2014 by Waterstones

Mathematician Stewart and biologist Cohen continue to explore the depths of the Disc with Sir Terry in this mind-mangling combination of fiction, cutting-edge science and philosophy.

In this recording they discuss the book, as well as Darwin, the evolution of technology, the failings and arrogance of the human race - and the perennial question of what Terry Pratchett's favourite Discworld character is...

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Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen

Marjorie Daw is a librarian, and takes her job - and indeed the truth of words - very seriously. She doesn't know it, but her world and ours - Roundworld - is in big trouble. On Discworld, a colossal row is brewing. The Wizards of Unseen University feel responsible for Roundworld (as one would for a pet gerbil).