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Volume 87 | Number 1 | January-February 1999


Tremors and Eruptions All Around—Especially in California

José A. Rial

A review of The Earth in Turmoil: Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Their Impact on Humankind, by Kerry Sieh and Simon LeVay.

Resetting the Clock

David Morrison

A review of Nuclear Weapons: The Road to Zero, edited by Joseph Rotblat and The Gift of Time: The Case for Abolishing Nuclear Weapons Now, by Jonathan Schell.

Illuminating Tales

Thomas Isenhour

A review of To Light Such a Candle: Chapters in the History of Science and Technology, by Keith J. Laidler.

Memory Refreshed

Lynne Baker-Ward

A review of Memory Development Between Two and Twenty, 2nd ed., by Wolfgang Schneider and Michael Pressley.

Simple Minds

Corey Lafferty

A review of Brainchildren: Essays on Designing Minds, by Daniel C. Dennett.

Uneven Beat

Samuel Petuchowski

A review of The Quantum Beat: The Physical Principles of Atomic Clocks, by F. G. Major.

Play Time

Lee Dugatkin

A review of Animal Play: Evolutionary, Comparative and Ecological Perspectives, edited by Marc Bekoff and John A. Byers.

Moonlit Monks

Stephen Maran

A review of Astronomies and Cultures in Early Medieval Europe, by Stephen C. McCluskey.

Strange Animal

Tim Tokaryk

A review of The Garden of Ediacara: Discovering the First Complex Life, by Mark A. S. McMenamin.

Lessons from Russia

Alexander Gurshtein

A review of What Have We Learned About Science and Technology from Russian Experience? by Loren R. Graham and Soviet Science under Control: The Struggle for Influence, by Jeffrey L. Roberg.


Total Records : 15


 

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