Posts in: books

REVIEW: The Gene

REVIEW: The Gene

Siddhartha Mukherjee’s latest venture into science writing

By | Posted June 2, 2016

PODCAST: Worldbuilding pilot

PODCAST: Worldbuilding pilot

Finding the science hidden in fantasy novels

By | Posted April 5, 2016

The surprising history of π

The surprising history of π

Actually, it’s not all that Greek to me

By | Posted March 14, 2016

Finding beauty in the clouds

Finding beauty in the clouds

Artist’s new book explores human experience of weather

By | Posted December 6, 2015

The Immortal Woman Who Science Stole and History Tried to Forget

The Immortal Woman Who Science Stole and History Tried to Forget

Rebecca Skloot’s new book reveals untold truths about one of medical science’s most important tools

By | Posted February 3, 2010

Darwin’s Rottweiler and Dawkins’s Dogma

Darwin’s Rottweiler and Dawkins’s Dogma

Is evolution a theory or fact?

By | Posted October 22, 2009

Wiring America

Wiring America

A new book explores the power network that connected us before the internet.

By | Posted September 28, 2007

Where the Elephants Used to Roam

Where the Elephants Used to Roam

The struggle to repair lost connections between wildlife and humans in Zambia’s Luangwa Valley.

By | Posted January 26, 2007