- Popular science author Sam Kean told Dacus Friends of the Library members at their Oct. 5 annual meeting that he was fascinated by how mercury displayed properties of both a liquid and a metal.
- He is now author of the popular science bestsellers “The Disappearing Spoon,” “The Violinist’s Thumb” and “The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons.”
Winthrop University, "Author Sam Kean Entertained Dacus Library Friends at Winthrop" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 190.