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50 Ways the World Is Going to End: The Biggest Threats to the Planet Hardcover – October 1, 2011
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About the Author
Alok Jha is a science and environment correspondent at the Guardian newspaper, specialising in green technologies. In addition to writing news and comment, he presents the Science Weekly podcast and looks after the Guardian's science website. He graduated with a physics degree from Imperial College London and is also the author of How to Live Forever. He lives in London.
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The writing was good with some beautiful descriptions of the universe, galaxies and dying stars. The death of our our sun, passing from red giant to white dwarf, was written so well I could see it all in my mind's eye--hence the rating of 4 stars, rather than 3, for content alone.
I'd also recommend this for anyone who is thinking of writing an apocalyptic, post apocalyptic, or dystopian novel, along with my favourite book of 2012:
The World Without Us by Alan Weisman