This first volume in a series of the best science writing by American writers contains a stellar collection that includes the writings of Nobel Laureate physicist Steven Weinberg, Pulitzer Prize winner Natalie Angier, eminent Harvard professor and prolific writer Stephen Jay Gould, mathematician and cognitive theorist Douglas Hofstadter, foremost writer on astronomy Timothy Ferris, and many more.
The book covers the full range of scientific enquiry, from biochemistry, physics and astronomy to genetics, evolutionary theory, cognition and ants.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 11 / 2000
- 158 x 241mm