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The Resource The best American science and nature writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by Dan Ariely ; Tim Folger, series editor

The best American science and nature writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by Dan Ariely ; Tim Folger, series editor

Label
The best American science and nature writing 2012
Title
The best American science and nature writing 2012
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Dan Ariely ; Tim Folger, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6071.S3
LC item number
B46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ariely, Dan
  • Folger, Tim
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  • Science
  • Nature
  • Natural history
  • Technical writing
Label
The best American science and nature writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by Dan Ariely ; Tim Folger, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Bacteria/microorganisms: The teeming metropolis of you / Brendan Buhler. Our body the ecosystem / Virginia Hughes. The peanut puzzle / Jerome Groopman -- pt. 2. Animals: The long, curious, extravagant evolution of feathers / Carl Zimmer. How to hatch a dinosaur / Thomas Hayden. Faster, higher, squeakier / Michael Behar. The wipeout gene / Bijal P. Trivedi. Deep intellect / Sy Montgomery. Ants & the art of war / Mark W. Moffett -- pt. 3. Humans (the good): The scent of your thoughts / Deborah Blum. Sleeping with the enemy / Elizabeth Kolbert. The touchy-feely (but totally scientific!) methods of Wallace J. Nichols / Michael Roberts -- pt. 4. Humans (the bad): The feedback loop / Thomas Goetz. What you don't know can kill you / Jason Daley. Beautiful brains / David Dobbs. The brain on trial / David Eagleman -- pt. 5. Society and environment: Crush point / John Seabrook. Ill wind / David Kirby. The city solution / Robert Kunzig -- pt. 6. Technology: Test-tube burgers / Michael Specter. Mad science / Mark McClusky. Dream machine / Rivka Galchen. The crypto-currency / Joshua Davis. Mind vs. machine / Brian Christian
Control code
1385943
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780547799537
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1385943
  • (OCoLC)772101007
Label
The best American science and nature writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by Dan Ariely ; Tim Folger, series editor
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Bacteria/microorganisms: The teeming metropolis of you / Brendan Buhler. Our body the ecosystem / Virginia Hughes. The peanut puzzle / Jerome Groopman -- pt. 2. Animals: The long, curious, extravagant evolution of feathers / Carl Zimmer. How to hatch a dinosaur / Thomas Hayden. Faster, higher, squeakier / Michael Behar. The wipeout gene / Bijal P. Trivedi. Deep intellect / Sy Montgomery. Ants & the art of war / Mark W. Moffett -- pt. 3. Humans (the good): The scent of your thoughts / Deborah Blum. Sleeping with the enemy / Elizabeth Kolbert. The touchy-feely (but totally scientific!) methods of Wallace J. Nichols / Michael Roberts -- pt. 4. Humans (the bad): The feedback loop / Thomas Goetz. What you don't know can kill you / Jason Daley. Beautiful brains / David Dobbs. The brain on trial / David Eagleman -- pt. 5. Society and environment: Crush point / John Seabrook. Ill wind / David Kirby. The city solution / Robert Kunzig -- pt. 6. Technology: Test-tube burgers / Michael Specter. Mad science / Mark McClusky. Dream machine / Rivka Galchen. The crypto-currency / Joshua Davis. Mind vs. machine / Brian Christian
Control code
1385943
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780547799537
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1385943
  • (OCoLC)772101007

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