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The best American science writing 2001

Author: Timothy Ferris
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins ; London : Hi Marketing, ©2001.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Ferris
ISBN: 0060936487 9780060936488
OCLC Number: 54866418
Description: xi, 333 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / Timothy Ferris --
Transparent Stratagems / John Updike --
More Than Meets the Eye / Michael S. Turner --
In Mandrill Society, Life Is a Girl Thing / Natalie Angier --
Life Beyond Earth / Joel Achenbach --
The Small Planets / Erik Asphaug --
How Come the Quantum? / John Archibald Wheeler --
The Recycled Generation / Stephen S. Hall --
The Genome Warrior / Richard Preston --
DNA on Trial / Peter J. Boyer --
In the Company of Humans / John Terborgh --
Death of an Altruist / James Schwartz --
Darwin's Influence on Modern Though / Ernst Mayr --
Let Them Eat Fat / Greg Critser --
The He Hormone / Andrew Sullivan --
John Rock's Error / Malcolm Gladwell --
The Mystery of AIDS in South Africa / Helen Epstein --
The Virus and the Vaccine / Debbie Bookchin and Jim Schumacher --
Syphilis and the Shepherd of Atlantis / Stephen Jay Gould --
The Good Doctor / Tracy Kidder --
Running Dry / Jacques Leslie --
Welcome to Planet Earth / Robert L. Park --
A Portrait of the Novelist as a Young Scientist / Alan Lightman --
Science, Guided by Ethics, Can Lift Up the Poor / Freeman J. Dyson.
Responsibility: editor, Timothy Ferris.

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