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The best American science and nature writing 2013

by Siddhartha Mukherjee

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history,
  • Science,
  • Literary collections,
  • Nature

  • About the Edition

    Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited and with an introduction by Siddhartha Mukherjee ; Tim Folger, series editor
    SeriesBest American series
    ContributionsMacKinnon, J. B. (James Bernard), 1970- author, Hale, Benjamin, author, Zimmermann, Tim, author, Deutsch, David, 1953- author, Ekert, Artur K., 1961- author, Moyer, Michael, author, Earle, Sylvia A., 1935- author, Pavlus, John, author, Nijhuis, Michelle, author, Bass, Rick, 1958- author, Forrest, Brett, author, Groopman, Jerome E., author, Owen, David, 1955- author, Specter, Michael, author, Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author, Quammen, David, 1948- author, Sacks, Oliver, 1933-2015, author, Kolbert, Elizabeth, author, Gessen, Keith, author, Weinberg, Steven, 1933- author, Cook, Gareth, 1969- author, Angier, Natalie, author, Sapolsky, Robert M., author, Courage, Katherine Harmon, author, Rich, Nathaniel, 1980- author, Marche, Stephen, author, Bowden, Mark, 1951- author, Dutton, Kevin, 1967- author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ1 .B47 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 339 pages ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26499453M
    ISBN 100544003438
    ISBN 109780544003439
    OCLC/WorldCa859800412

    Book, film, and music reviews. has been featured in The Best American Science and Nature Writing; when not traveling on photo assignments, is . This is Science Friday. I’m Ira Flatow. We’re recapping the best science books of with Maria Popova of and Lee Billings, editor at Scientific American and welcoming your phone calls. , also your tweets at SciFri. Let me go through some of the tweets that have been coming in. Lots of people have tweeted : Daniel Peterschmidt.

    Her recent essay ''Spectral Light'' (Orion, January-February /The Best American Science and Nature Writing of ), was a finalist for the Pen Award in Journalism. Her third book, ''Terra Firma,'' is forthcoming from Counterpoint Press. Irvine has taught non-fiction creative writing and memoir workshops throughout the West. Best Environmental Books Contemporary fiction or non-fiction, how-to guides to green living, ecology tracts from the tree-hugging '70s, and those seminal works that chronicled the first stirrings of the conservation ethic.

      Wasteland: A journey through the American cloaca Selected for Best American Science and Nature Writing, (Harper's, Feb. ,.pdf) They Eat What We Are New York Times Magazine article on the nearly $15 billion pet food industry. Debbie Does Salad: The Food Network at the Frontiers of Pornography by Frederick Kaufman.   Monday: Slate staffers pick their favorite books of Tuesday: The overlooked books of Wednesday: The best lines of , and the best poetry of Thursday: Dan Kois’ 15 favorite.


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