Logo IMG


A Little Light Reading

Marla V. Broadfoot

Save to Library


Marla V. Broadfoot, Anna Lena Phillips, Roger Harris

Short takes on three books: Hispaniola, Kitchen Literacy and Walking the Forest with Chico Mendes

Save to Library

Short takes on three books

David Schneider, Anna Lena Phillips, Fenella Saunders

Hollywood Science: Movies, Science, and the End of the World, Transport Design: A Travel History and Skin: A Natural History

Save to Library

Picking Up Stitches

Anna Lena Phillips

A review of Making Mathematics with Needlework, edited by sarah-marie belcastro and Carolyn Yackel. This collection of mathematics papers and craft projects offers entertainment and challenges for needleworkers and math fans alike.

Save to Library

Short takes on two books

Amos Esty, David Schneider

Short takes on two books: Acid Rain in the Adirondacks: An Environmental History, by Jerry Jenkins, Karen Roy, Charles Driscoll and Christopher Buerkett, and The Physics of NASCAR: How to Make Steel + Gas + Rubber = Speed, by Diandra Leslie-Pelecky.

Save to Library

Short takes on three books

David Schneider, Christopher Brodie, Amos Esty

Save to Library

Short takes on four books

Christopher Brodie, Sharlini Sankaran, Amos Esty, Michael Szpir

Save to Library

Total Records : 75


Connect With Us:

Facebook Icon Sm Twitter Icon Google+ Icon Pinterest Icon RSS Feed

Sigma Xi/Amazon Smile (SciNight)

Subscribe to Free eNewsletters!

  • American Scientist Update

  • An early peek at each new issue, with descriptions of feature articles, columns, and more. Every other issue contains links to everything in the latest issue's table of contents.

  • Scientists' Nightstand: Holiday Special!

  • News of book reviews published in American Scientist and around the web, as well as other noteworthy happenings in the world of science books.

    To sign up for automatic emails of the American Scientist Update and Scientists' Nightstand issues, create an online profile, then sign up in the My AmSci area.

RSS Feed Subscription

Receive notification when new content is posted from the entire website, or choose from the customized feeds available.

Read Past Issues on JSTOR

JSTOR, the online academic archive, contains complete back issues of American Scientist from 1913 (known then as the Sigma Xi Quarterly) through 2005.

The table of contents for each issue is freely available to all users; those with institutional access can read each complete issue.

View the full collection here.

Subscribe to American Scientist