Stuff Matters

by Mark Miodownik

Book Reviews

  • The fun "Stuff Matters" book answers why US chocolate tastes like ground-up newspaper to me. to Tweet
  • Stuff Matters is a fun read by a witty writer. Here’s one thing I learned from it: to Tweet

About Book

A world-leading materials scientist presents an engrossing collection of stories that explain the science and history of materials, from the plastic in our appliances to the elastic in our underpants, revealing the miracles of engineering that seep into our everyday lives. 25,000 first printing.