Scientific Progress Goes “Boink” (ISBN ) is the sixth Calvin and Hobbes printed collection. Description It was released in October by Andrews. Calvin and Hobbes touched the hearts (and funny bones) of the millions who read the award-winning strip. One look at this Calvin and Hobbes collection and it. : Scientific Progress Goes ‘Boink’: A Calvin and Hobbes Collection () by Bill Watterson and a great selection of similar New.

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I read it several times.

Humor at its finest. This collection includes my absolute favorite Calvin and Hobbes story, the Duplicator. Help me find this book.

Scientific Progress Goes “Boink”

It creates more duplicates, scientifiv each of these gets Calvin in trouble in turn. Panels are so small that no details can be seen without a microscope.

Description Calvin and Hobbes touched the hearts and funny bones of the millions who read the award-winning strip. The other multiple, equally comical strips contained in this volume perfectly illustrate Calvin’s ranting hyprocrisy, selfishness, and imagination. Calvin and Hobbes appeared in newspapers from November until Watterson’s retirement in A great book of the series again!

I loved Calvin and Hobbes as a kid and have revisited these comics many times. One look at this Calvin and Hobbes collection and it is immediately evident that Bill Watterson’s imagination, wit, and sense of adventure were unmatched.


That’s alot of meaningless adjectives, among many, to describe two of my favorite characters in the comic strip department. This book especially had me gripped because it contained one of my favorite ‘card-board box’ stories, which earned it the name ‘Scientific Progress Goes “Boink”‘. Oct 01, Mont’ster rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I don’t think anyone ever outgrows Calvin and Hobbes, at least I know I won’t. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Mar 18, Scott rated it it was amazing Shelves: He uses everything from simple visual gags, to rich character comedy, to social and philosophical criticism, to very touching and poignant strips that demonstrate deep family love, sometimes without a single word. But the thing that I love most about Bill Watterson’s work is that he has the ability to make you laugh and in the middle of great big belly laughs he can “make you go hmmm”. Return to Book Page. In the Shadow of the Night Bill Watterson.

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Scientific Progress Goes “Boink” by Bill Watterson

As ever, this is wonderful. Oct 22, Claire rated it really liked it. Revenge of the Baby-Sat Bill Watterson.


Scientific progress goes “boink”: Back in the s, I and my boyfriend at the time absolutely adored Calvin and Hobbes. If the status quo is flawed, being one step removed gave perspective and freed me from the need to conform. Calvin makes a duplicate of himself to do geos homework for him At least tied with Larson.

Scientific Progress Goes Boink : A Calvin and Hobbes Collection

Dec 07, Dana Salman rated it it was amazing Shelves: Chock-full of the familiar adventures of Spaceman Spiff, findings of Dad’s popularity poll, and time travel to the Jurassic Age, Scientific Progress Goes “Boink” is In this collection, Calvin and his tiger-striped sidekick Hobbes are hilarious whether the two are simply lounging around philosophizing about the future of mankind or plotting their latest money-making scheme.

Mar 08, Katie Grace rated it it was amazing Shelves: Feb 08, Exina rated it it was amazing. Calvin and Hobbes Bill Watterson.