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Essays & Commentary
epub |eng | 2016-08-31 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

IV Thoreau had loved nature as intensely as Darwin and perhaps more personally. He had seen with another set of glasses. He was, in an opposite sense to Darwin, a ...
( Category: Cosmology January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-30 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

FIVE How Human Is Man? Be not under any Brutal Metempsychosis while thou livest and walkest about erectly under the scheme of Man. —SIR THOMAS BROWNE OVER A HUNDRED years ...
( Category: Organic January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-31 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

II “Every man,” Thoreau once recorded in his journal, “tracks himself through life.” Thoreau meant that the individual in all his reading, his traveling, his observations, would follow only his ...
( Category: Paleontology January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-12 | Author:Peter Watts [Watts, Peter]

Chamber of Horrors Nowa Fantastyka Nov 2016 You may know that I was a biologist long before I was an author. You may not know how far back those roots ...
( Category: Essays January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-05-30 | Author:Daniel Reid

FASTING SUPPLEMENTS Water is the primary cleansing agent involved in therapeutic fasting; it is very important to drink at least 1¾ quarts a day of purified alkaline water throughout the ...
( Category: Detoxes & Cleanses January 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 1978-02-22 | Author:Lewis Thomas

YOUR VERY GOOD HEALTH We spend $80 billion a year on health, as we keep reminding ourselves, or is it now $90 billion? Whichever, it is a shocking sum, and ...
( Category: Cell Biology December 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sy Montgomery

KEVIN KRAJICK The Scientific Detectives Probing the Secrets of Ancient Oracles from Atlas Obscura One hot spring day, two scientists began climbing a steep, boulder-strewn ridge near Selcuk, in southwestern ...
( Category: Essays & Commentary November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-08 | Author:Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Dead Man Talking Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Dear Cousin Neil, The day after my father died, I went to the funeral home to view his body. He’d been sick for ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science October 9,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2012-06-10 | Author:Brian Dunning [Dunning, Brian]

REFERENCES & FURTHER READING American Geographical Society: Approximate Status of 1933. “Map of the Colorado Delta Region.” SDSU Center for Inland Waters. San Diego State University, 1 Jan. 1936. Web. ...
( Category: Essays & Commentary September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-02 | Author:Randall Munroe

Luckily for us, the fact that the universe has existed for this long without decaying suggests that, even if the false vacuum theories are correct, vacuum decay isn’t particularly likely ...
( Category: Trivia September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Lisa Sanders

Deflated “Are you okay?” the man asked his wife. It was two A.M., and he’d awakened to find the bed next to him empty. He found his forty-five-year-old spouse in ...
( Category: Pathology August 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Lisa Sanders

Deflated “Are you okay?” the man asked his wife. It was two A.M., and he’d awakened to find the bed next to him empty. He found his forty-five-year-old spouse in ...
( Category: Diagnosis August 17,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2007-11-16 | Author:Tyson, Neil deGrasse [Tyson, Neil deGrasse]

ALTHOUGH ICE IN the cold and dark of your freezer evaporates over time (just look at cubes in your freezer’s ice tray after you’ve come back from a long vacation), ...
( Category: Astronomy August 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-25 | Author:Saini, Angela, 1980- [Saini, Angela, 1980-]

THE miNDREADING MACHINE For anyone who wants proof of how irrational even educated Americans can be, I know a good story It starts in a courtroom in Washington DC on ...
( Category: Human Geography July 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 1987-12-31 | Author:Richard P. Feynman & Richard P. Feynman

That afternoon, I got a telephone call from General Kutyna. “Professor Feynman?” he says. “I have some urgent news for you. Uh, just a minute.” I hear some military-type band ...
( Category: Scientists May 12,2019 )