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    • Bad Science

    • By: Ben Goldacre
    • Narrated by: Rupert Farley
    • Length: 13 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 72

    We are constantly bombarded with inaccurate, contradictory and sometimes misleading information - until now. Ben Goldacre masterfully dismantles the dubious science behind some of the great drug trials, court cases and missed opportunities of our time. He also shows us the fascinating story of how we know what we know, and gives us the tools to uncover bad science for ourselves.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Brendan on 28-03-2015

    Non-member price: $31.21

    • Bad Pharma

    • How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients
    • By: Ben Goldacre
    • Narrated by: Jot Davies
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    'Bad Science’ hilariously exposed the tricks that quacks and journalists use to distort science, becoming a 400,000 copy bestseller. Now Ben Goldacre puts the $600bn global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope. What he reveals is a fascinating, terrifying mess.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Information intensive

    • By Brendan on 13-05-2015
    • How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients
    • By: Ben Goldacre
    • Narrated by: Jot Davies
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Release date: 25-10-2012
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 41 ratings

    Non-member price: $27.15

    • I Think You'll Find It's a Bit More Complicated Than That

    • By: Ben Goldacre
    • Narrated by: Ben Goldacre and Jot Davies
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 21

    The very best journalism from one of Britain's most admired and outspoken science writers, author of the bestselling Bad Science and Bad Pharma. In ‘Bad Science', Ben Goldacre hilariously exposed the tricks that quacks and journalists use to distort science. In ‘Bad Pharma', he put the $600 billion global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope. Now the pick of the journalism by one of our wittiiest, most indignant and most fearless commentators on the worlds of medicine and science is collected in one volume.

    Non-member price: $22.62