Hidden Methods is the e book I’ll use to show my youngsters how the web works

The book, lying on a quilted bedspread.
Photograph by Sean Hollister / The Verge

Rising up, I discovered The Manner Issues Work from writer David Macaulay’s unimaginable illustrated books. This week, I used to be shocked to see Macaulay’s endorsement in my inbox for a brand new illustrated explainer by a distinct writer — however the shock didn’t final lengthy.

Fifteen minutes after I started skimming by an advance copy of Hidden Methods, which simply got here out this week, I instantly ordered the e book for my youngsters. It appears like a improbable means to assist them conceptualize the web, the world’s water provide, and our energy grid — and get them enthusiastic about the infrastructure of the world they’ll sometime inherit.

Photos by Dan Nott / Random Home
How Dan Nott defines a hidden system, from his web site excerpt.

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