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The best American science and nature writing 2010

Author: Freeman J Dyson; Tim Folger
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Freeman J Dyson; Tim Folger
ISBN: 9780547327846 0547327846
OCLC Number: 505420761
Notes: "ISSN 1530-1508."
"A Mariner original."
Description: xxv, 385 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The believer / Andrew Corsello --
One giant leap to nowhere / Tom Wolfe --
The missions of astronomy / Steven Weinberg --
Cosmic vision / Timothy Ferris --
Seeking new Earths / Timothy Ferris --
Don't! / Jonah Lehrer --
Out of the past / Kathleen McGowan --
Brain games / John Colapinto --
The alpha accipiter / Gustave Axelson --
Flight of the Kuaka / Don Stap --
Modern Darwins / Matt Ridley --
The superior civilization / Tim Flannery --
Still blue / Kenneth Brower --
The Lazarus effect / Jane Goodall --
Darwin's first clues / David Quammen --
All you can eat / Jim Carrier --
A formula for disaster / Felix Salmon --
Not so silent spring / Dawn Stover --
The catastrophist / Elizabeth Kolbert --
The sixth extinction? Elizabeth Kolbert --
Scraping bottom / Robert Kunzig --
A life of its own / Michael Specter --
Purpose driven life / Brian Boyd --
The monkey and the fish / Philip Gourevitch --
Graze anatomy / Richard Maning --
Hearth surgery / Burkhard Bilger --
Green giant / Evan Osnos --
India, enlightened / Georgia Black.
Series Title: Best American series.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Freeman Dyson ; Tim Folger, series editor.

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