Restless Creatures

https://harshp.com/hobbies/books/843

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  • book_id: 843,
  • book_owned_medium: đź“šphysical,
  • book_read_medium: đź“šphysical,
  • book_status: read,
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  • aggregatedRating: 🙂okay (3/5),
  • author: Matt Wilkinson,
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  • genre: non-fiction,
  • name: Restless Creatures,
  • review: Interesting way to present what is essentially a biological phenomenon - walking. There's physics, chemistry, biology - of course, but also lots of practical mix-match between these. Educational in the sense of presenting a way of thinking how disciplines flow into one another at the face of a problem. The writing was difficult and dry at times, but the overall pacing was good and the topic was handled well. At the end of it all, I did learn something new about walking, and its various forms such as flying, slithering, contracting, expanding, floating, and so on.,
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