Mary Roach
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Mary Roach

Mary Roach is an American author, specializing in popular science and humor. , she has published seven books,: 'Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers' , 'Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife' , 'Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex' , 'Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void' , 'My Planet: Finding Humor in the Oddest Places', 'Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal' . Her seventh book, 'Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War' will be released in June of 2016. Wikipedia*

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Mary Roach has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Speech as a Contributing Editor. The year with the most videos was 2010 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 1,693 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Slen (3). Most common tag: Warfare.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 7 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Contributing Editor, [Discover] Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2002 - Present Columnist, Salon.com Videos: 0

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  • Interview with Mary Roach

    Interview with Mary Roach

    Mary Roach talked about her book Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War, in which she discusses the science that is used to…

  • <em>Grunt</em>

    Grunt

    Mary Roach talked about her book, Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War, about the science that is used to improve the…

  • In Depth with Mary Roach

    In Depth with Mary Roach

    Author and journalist Mary Roach talked about her life and career, as well as topics such as living in space and zero…

  • <em>Packing for Mars</em>

    Packing for Mars

    Mary Roach recounts her field research and what it requires to travel in space in her forthcoming book, Packing For Mars:…

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