The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2012

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2012 includes JEROME GROOPMAN • SY MONTGOMERY MICHAEL BEHAR • DEBORAH BLUM • THOMAS GOETZ DAVID EAGLEMAN • RIVKA GALCHEN DAVID KIRBY • andothers DAN ARIELY, editor, is the James B. Duke ...

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2012

Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature.

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2012
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Dan Ariely, Tim Folger
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-02 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

“Top-notch science writing covering everything from the 1,000 species in the human gut to efforts to reverse-evolve a chicken into a dinosaur.” —Kirkus Reviews With contributions from bestselling and award-winning writers including Jerome Groopman and Elizabeth Kolbert, this volume delves into such topics as the 2008 “Black Friday” stampede at
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Siddhartha Mukherjee, Tim Folger
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-08 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Twenty-seven of America’s best science and nature essays of 2013, selected by the author of The Emperor of All Maladies and the #1 New York Times bestseller, The Gene. Pulitzer Prize–winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee, a leading cancer physician and researcher, selects the year’s top science and nature writing from journalists
The Best American Science Writing 2012
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Michio Kaku, Jesse Cohen
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-04 - Publisher: Ecco

Edited by Michio Kaku, cofounder of string field theory, theoretical physicist, and New York Times bestselling author, The Best American Science Writing 2012 is the latest edition of the popular annual series dedicated to collecting the most crucial, thought-provoking, and engaging science writing of the year. Culled from a wide
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Rebecca Skloot
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

This anthology of essays and articles explores topics ranging from untouched wilderness to scientific ethics—and the nature of curiosity itself. Scientists and writers are both driven by a dogged curiosity, immersing themselves in detailed observations that, over time, uncover larger stories. As Rebecca Skloot says in her introduction, all the
The Best American Sports Writing 2012
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Michael Wilbon, Glenn Stout
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Presents essays about sports chosen from magazines and newspapers published in 2012, on topics ranging from bullfighting to basketball, baseball, and boxing.