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Mike Barfield is best known as an award-winning cartoonist whose Apparently strip has appeared in Private Eye for two decades. He is also a successful TV and radio scriptwriter, who has written for Chris Tarrant and Dennis the Menace among others.


Mike's interactive science books, Destroy This Book in the Name of Science - Einstein and Galileo editions, are published by Buster Books in the UK and by a dozen other publishers worldwide, and will be followed by Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths.


Other books include The Ultimate Insult Generator, and The Element in the Room (September), both from Laurence King.


Armed with his first-class biology degree, Mike tours the UK with his massively popular school workshops in science, maths and poetry.


Mike is married with two children and lives in north Yorkshire.


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