Volume 91 | Number 1 | January-February 2003
Charles Darwin: The Power of Place, the second volume of Janet Browne's intimate yet clinical biography, is as remarkable as its subject
Claudine Cohen's The Fate of the Mammoth reanimates the icon in all its legendary and scientific glory
Timothy Ferris's Seeing in the Dark conveys the excitement of backyard stargazing
Forensic-science potpourri: Corpse: Nature, Forensics, and the Struggle to Pinpoint Time of Death, by Jessica Snyder Sachs; Dead Reckoning: The New Science of Catching Killers, by Michael Baden and Marian Roach; Cracking Cases: The Science of Solving Crimes, by Henry C. Lee with Thomas W. O'Neil; The Forensic Science of C.S.I., by Katherine Ramsland; and No Stone Unturned: The True Story of NecroSearch International, the WorldÆs Premier Forensic Investigators, by Steve Jackson
Stephen Wilson's Information Arts: Intersections of Art, Science, and Technology reexamines the relationship of art to scientific and technological research
Kenneth D. Bergeron's Tritium on Ice is an illuminating analysis of U.S. plans for the resupply of tritium for nuclear weapons
Jon Beckwith recounts a double career in research and social activism in Making Genes, Making Waves
Steven Pinker proves himself a master of the simplistic dichotomy in The Blank Slate
Brenda Maddox's biography Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA frees its subject from the bind of James D. Watson's The Double Helix
Total Records : 14
"Penguins are 10 times older than humans and have been here for a very, very long time," said Daniel Ksepka, Ph.D., a North Carolina State University research assistant professor. Dr. Ksepka researches the evolution of penguins and how they came to inhabit the African continent.
Because penguins have been around for over 60 million years, their fossil record is extensive. Fossils that Dr. Ksepka and his colleagues have discovered provide clues about migration patterns and the diversity of penguin species.
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