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What should I ask Mary Roach?

I will be doing a Conversation with Tyler with her.  On the off chance you don’t already know, here is a brief Wikipedia summary of her work: Mary Roach is an American author, specializing in popular science and humor.[1] As of 2016, she has published seven books,: Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers (2003), […] The post What should I ask Mary Roach? appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
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