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Title Best American science and nature writing 2020 / edited and with and introduction by Michio Kaku ; Jaime Green, series editor.

Publication Info. Boston, Massachusetts : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020.
©2020
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  500 BES 2020    DUE 05-25-21
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Description xxviii, 343 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Best American series.
Contents A journey into the animal mind (from The Atlantic) / Ross Andersen -- Sleep no more (from Wired) / Kelly Clancy -- What remains (from The California Sunday magazine) / Daniel Duane -- With a simple twist, a "magic" material is now the big thing in physics (from Quanta Magazine) / David H. Freedman -- The eighth continent (from The New Yorker) / Rivka Galchen -- The tumultuous history of a mysterious brain signal that questioned free will (from The Atlantic) / Bahar Gholipour -- Younger longer (from The New Yorker) / Adam Gopnik -- Right under our noses (from Wired) / Sara Harrison -- I, language robot (from Los Angeles Review of Books) / Patrick House -- Beauty of the beasts (from The New York Times Magazine) / Ferris Jabr -- Ghosts of the future (from The Washington Post ) / Sarah Kaplan -- Intelligent ways to search for extraterrestrials (from The New Yorker) / Adam Mann -- Total eclipse (from Aeon) / Deanna Csomo McCool -- "We have fire everywhere" (from The New York Times Magazine) / Jon Mooallem -- Vaccines reimagined (from Scientific American) / Melinda Wenner Moyer -- New blood (from The New Yorker) / Siddhartha Mukherjee -- The day the dinosaurs died (from The New Yorker) / Douglas Preston -- The final five percent (from Longreads) / Tim Requarth -- The next word (from The New Yorker) / John Seabrook -- Troubled treasure (from Science Magazine) / Joshua Sokol -- The hidden heroines of chaos (from Quanta Magazine) / Joshua Sokol -- The hunt for planet nine (from Longreads) / Shannon Stirone -- A different kind of theory of everything (from The New Yorker) / Natalie Wolchover -- The brain that remade itself (from OneZero) / Andrew Zaleski.
Summary A collection of the best science and nature writing published in North America in 2019, guest-edited by New York Times best-selling author and groundbreaking physicist Michio Kaku.
Subject Science -- Literary collections.
Nature -- Literary collections.
Genre Serial publications.
Added Author Kaku, Michio, editor.
Green, Jaime, editor.
Added Title 2020 the best American science and nature writing
Science and nature
ISBN 9780358074298 (paperback)
0358074290 (paperback)
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