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Title The best American science and nature writing 2019 / edited and with an introduction by Sy Montgomery ; Jaime Green, series editor.

Publication Info. Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  500 BES 2018    Trace2
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  500 BES 2018    AVAILABLE
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Description xix, 361 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Best American series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword. Introduction. A compassionate substance, from Lapham's quaterly / Phillip Ball ; The search for alien life begins in Earth's oldest deser, from The Atlantic / Rebecca Boyle ; Glimpses of a mass extinction in modern-day western New York, The New Yorker / Peter Brannen ; This sand is your sand, from Outside / Chris Colin ; The brain, reimagined, from Scientific American / Douglas Fox ; Little golden flower-room: on wild places and intimace, from the millions / Conor Gearin ; The endling: watching a species vanish in real time, from Pacific standard / Welcome to the center of the universe, from Longreads / Shannon Stirone ; The hidden toll: why are black mothers and babies in the United States dying at more than double the rate of white mothers and babies? The answer has everything to do with the lived experience of being a black woman in America, from the New York Times magazine / Linda Villarosa ; When the next plague hits, form the Atlantic / Ed Yong ; Paper trails: living and dying with fragmented medical records, from Undark / Ilana Yurkiewicz.
Subject Science -- Literary collections.
Nature -- Literary collections.
Added Author Montgomery, Sy, editor.
Ball, Philip, 1962- Compassionate substance.
Boyle, Rebecca (Rebecca B.). Search for alien life begins in Earth's oldest desert.
Brannen, Peter, 1983- Glimpses of a mass extinction in modern-day western New York.
Colin, Chris, 1975- This sand is your sand.
Fox, Douglas. Brain, reimagined.
Gearin, Conor. Little golden flower-room.
Goldfarb, Ben (Environmental journalist). Endling.
Greenberg, Gary, 1957 June 9- What if the placebo effect is not a trick?
Hance, Jeremy. Great rhino U-turn.
Haworth, Holly. Fading stars.
ISBN 9781328519009 pbk.
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