Reactions: An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe
This last-in-a-trilogy book continues the journey through our molecular and chemical world that begin with the tour de force Elements and continued with Molecules. At last, we've reached Reactions, in which Gray once again puts his photographic and digital prowess and creativity monumental work demonstrating how molecules interact in ways that are essential to our very existence. This new book explains important concepts the characterize a chemical reaction, including Energy, Entropy, and Time. It is then organized by type of reaction including Combustion, Photosynthesis, Fermentation, etc. Previously, Gray gave us a never-before-seen, mesmerizing photographic view of the 118 elements in the periodic table, in his book Elements. Then, in Molecules, with the same phenomenal photographic acumen, plus beautifully rendered computer generated graphics, he showed us how the elements combine to form the stuff that makes up our universe, from table salt to oxygen to the panoply of colors and smells that surround us.
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