A child’s perspective on Dawkins’ “The Magic of Reality”

A very interesting review in Chemical and Engineering News (of all places) of Dawkins’ The Magic of Reality. The review is a collaboration between a 46-year old father (a chemist) and his 7-year old son Max. Though the review is not completely devastating, the review does expose very nicely that Dawkins scolds at mythology where he shouldn’t and is sarcastic where he oughtn’t – and really that he really doesn’t know very well how and what children actually think…

http://cen.acs.org/articles/90/i2/Deciphering-Magic-Reality.html