Volume 87 | Number 5 | September-October 1999
A review of The Emergence of Whales: Evolutionary Patterns in the Origin of Cetacea, edited by J. G. M. Thewissen.
A review of A Means to an End: The Biological Basis of Aging and Death, by William R. Clark.
A review of The Rejection of Continental Drift: Theory and Method in American Earth Science, by Naomi Oreskes.
A review of Environmental Cancer: A Political Disease? by S. Robert Lichter and Stanley Rothman and The Polar Bear Strategy: Reflections on Risk in Modern Life, by John F. Ross.
A review of The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard Feynman, by Richard Feynman.
A review of Astronomy in Prehistoric Britain and Ireland, by Clive L. N. Ruggles.
A review of Frankenstein's Children: Electricity, Exhibition, and Experiment in Early-Nineteenth-Century London, by Iwan Rhys Morus.
Total Records : 20
"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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