1. One of Christoph Niemann’s recent covers for The New Yorker was a poignant commentary on the nuclear power plant meltdown in Fukushima, Japan, depicting the branch of a cherry tree with its blossoms replaced by symbols of nuclear radiation.
In his new book, That’s How, Niemann gives us an illustrated collection of whimsical explanations for how things work.
But, don’t take my word for it, listen to Fresh Air’s conversation with Niemann. View in High-Res

    One of Christoph Niemann’s recent covers for The New Yorker was a poignant commentary on the nuclear power plant meltdown in Fukushima, Japan, depicting the branch of a cherry tree with its blossoms replaced by symbols of nuclear radiation.

    In his new book, That’s How, Niemann gives us an illustrated collection of whimsical explanations for how things work.

    But, don’t take my word for it, listen to Fresh Air’s conversation with Niemann.

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