Book recommendations from the editors of Scientific American
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Book Recommendations from the Editors of Scientific American
Wine book author Kevin Begos explains that just a few varieties of wine grapes dominate the industry, which leaves them vulnerable to potentially catastrophic disease outbreaks.
A connoisseur of science, math and philosophy takes on the really big questions
Kafka’s novel, The Trial, is often described as a descent into the ravings of a paranoid mind. Yet could there be a little paranoia in us all?
Visitors can see and learn about sharks and their environment in the new "Ocean Wonders: Sharks!" facility at the Wildlife Conservation Society's New York Aquarium.
The National Archives and Records Administration uses science and technology to keep one of America's most important historic documents safe.
Graphics from the Scientific American archive provide a glimpse of the history and science of pyrotechnics
The third and last of my musings on Jurassic Park...
In which we look back at a movie released 25 years ago...
I love Jurassic Park. There, I’ve said it. Now, some elaboration...
Honoring scientific pioneers who tackle important questions about our world at its biggest, smallest, and most complex
Giant leaf piles, the Mythbusters and remembering what it was like to be a curious kid
Pediatric cardiologist Ismée Williams discusses her young adult novel, Water in May, about a teenage girl whose newborn has a life-threatening heart condition.
Edinburgh University paleontologist Steve Brusatte talks about his May 2018 Scientific American article, "The Unlikely Triumph of the Dinosaurs," and his new book, The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World ...
Dyson’s principle of maximum diversity says that without hardship and suffering, life would be too dull
Letters to the editor from the January 2018 issue of Scientific American
The latest book recommendations from Scientific American
Thierry Zomahoun, president of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, talks about the potential and needs of science on the continent.