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Susanne Wedlich

Susanne Wedlich studied biology and political science in Munich and has worked as a writer in Boston and Singapore. She is currently a freelance science journalist for Der Spiegel, National Geographic and Spektrum der Wissenschaft.She lives in Munich.

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Translated by Ayça Türkoğlu

Ayça Türkoğlu is a literary translator from German and Turkish. She lives in North London.

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Susanne Wedlich is your smart and genial guide through the curious realms of natural goop, how we think of it, treat it and need it. An illuminating and eloquent story of slime, it will leave you appreciating in whole new ways the sticky stuff that covers our world, inside and out

Helen Scales, marine biologist and author of The Brilliant Abyss