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Stories by Emily Eggleston

History, Science and the History of Science

History, Science and the History of Science

Oxford radiates prestige. The city boasts more than a thousand years of learned history and is one of few British locales with a royal coat of arms. The university glows with momentous locations, such as the place where Robert Boyle discovered Boyle’s law in the seventeenth century and the track where Roger Bannister ran the first sub-four-minute mile in 1954.

April 26, 2013 — Emily Eggleston
Winter Wonders: The Science of Cold

Winter Wonders: The Science of Cold

When it comes to science, temperature matters. And when it comes to Wisconsin, things get really, really cold. When the temperature drops, the world around us changes in a practical and scientific sense.

December 26, 2011 — Emily Eggleston
Stories by Emily Eggleston

Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.