Volume 89 | Number 4 | July-August 2001
A review of Where Mathematics Comes From: How the Embodied Mind Brings Mathematics into Being, by George Lakoff and Rafael E. Núñez.
A review of The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2000 and The Best American Science Writing 2000.
A review of Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever, by Hal Hellman.
A review of The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300?1850, by Brian Fagan.
A review of Instruments and Experimentation in the History of Chemistry, edited by Frederic L. Holmes and Trevor H. Levere.
A review of Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World, by Simon Garfield.
A review of I of the Vortex: From Neurons to Self, by Rodolfo Llinás.
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"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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