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Volume 86 | Number 5 | September-October 1998


Cambrian Conflict: Crucible an Assault on Gould's Burgess Shale Interpretation

Peter Bowler

A review of The Crucible of Creation: The Burgess Shale and the Rise of Animals, by Simon Conway Morris

The Nature of Technology and the Technology of Nature

Michael LaBarbera

A review of Cats' Paws and Catapults: Mechanical Worlds of Nature and People, by Steven Vogel

Legacy of Frankenstein: The Monster Is the One in the White Lab Coat

Paul Northam

A review of Frankenstein's Footsteps: Science, Genetics and Popular Culture, by Jon Turney

Non-obese Goose Chase

A review of Why Geese Don't Get Obese (and We Do), by Eric P. Widmaier.

Chance Encounter

J. A. Rial

A review of Randomness, by Deborah J. Bennett.

Dirac's Due

Chiara Nappi

A review of Paul Dirac: The Man and His Work, Peter Goddard, ed.

A Theory Enthroned

Barry Cipra

A review of The Queen of Mathematics: A Historically Motivated Guide to Number Theory, by Jay R. Goldman.

A Lens of Numbers

Malcolm Sherman

A review of The Magical Maze: Seeing the World through Mathematical Eyes, by Ian Stewart.

Where Mind Meets Brain

C. R. Gallistel

A review of The Mind's Past, by Michael S. Gazzaniga.

A Readable Reference

Lee Sechrest

A review of Handbook of Personality Psychology, Robert Hogan, John Johnson and Stephen Briggs, eds.


Total Records : 17


 

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