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Science of TV's the Big Bang Theory : Explanations Even Penny Would Understand (Paperback) (Dave Zobel)

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Reveals the hard facts behind the laughter on TV’s most popular sitcomThe highest-rated scripted show on TV, The Big Bang Theory often features Sheldon, Howard, Leonard, and Raj wisecracking about scientific principles as if Penny and the rest of us should know exactly what they’re talking about.The Science of TV’s The Big Bang Theory lets all of us in on the punchline by breaking down the show’s scientific conversations. From an explanation of why Sheldon would think 73 is the best number, to an experiment involving the physical stature of Wolowitz women, to an argument refuting Sheldon’s assertion that engineers are the Oompa-Loompas of science, author Dave Zobel maintains a humorous and informative approach and gives readers enough knowledge to make them welcome on Sheldon’s couch.
The highest-rated scripted show on TV, The Big Bang Theory often features Sheldon, Howard, Leonard, and Raj wisecracking about scientific principles as if Penny and the rest of us should know exactly what they?re talking about. Even as fans laugh when the characters are put in their place with sharp dialogue about quantum mechanics, most viewers don?t quite understand.

The Science of TV's the Big Bang Theory lets all of us in on the punchline by breaking down the show?s scientific conversations. From an explanation of why Sheldon would think 73 is the best number, to an experiment involving the physical stature of Wolowitz women, to an argument refuting Sheldon?s assertion that engineers are the Oompah-Loompahs of science, author Dave Zobel maintains a humorous and informative approach and gives readers enough knowledge to make them welcome on Sheldon?s couch.
Number of Pages: 398
Genre: Performing Arts, Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pgw
Author: Dave Zobel
Language: English
Street Date: June 9, 2015
TCIN: 16890901
UPC: 9781770412170
Item Number (DPCI): 247-42-0845
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