Elephants on Acid

Elephants on Acid The Most Outrageous Experiments from the History of Science

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Paperback (11 Aug 2016) | English

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Synopsis

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Have you ever wondered if a severed head retains consciousness long enough to see what happened to it? Or whether your dog would run to fetch help, if you fell down a disused mineshaft? And what would happen if you were to give an elephant the largest ever single dose of LSD? The chances are that someone, somewhere has conducted a scientific experiment to find out...

'Excellent accounts of some of the most important and interesting experiments in biology and psychology' Simon Singh

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Pan Books

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Book information

ISBN: 9781509822195
Publisher: Macmillan
Imprint: Pan Books
Pub date:
Edition: New Edit/Cover
DEWEY: 500
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: xiv, 282
Weight: 210g
Height: 132mm
Width: 197mm
Spine width: 21mm