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Title The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013 [electronic resource] / edited and with an introduction by Siddhartha Mukherjee ; Tim Folger, series editor.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt / Open Road Integrated Media, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (367 pages)
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Series The best American series
Best American series.
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Summary "Twenty-seven of America's best science and nature essays of 2013, selected by the author of The Emperor of All Maladies and the #1 New York Times bestseller, The Gene. Pulitzer Prize--winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee, a leading cancer physician and researcher, selects the year's top science and nature writing from journalists who dive into their fields with curiosity and passion, delivering must-read articles from a wide array of fields. The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2013 includes: "The T-Cell Army" by Jerome Groopman "The Artificial Leaf" by David Owen "The Life of Pi, and Other Infinities" by Natalie Angier "Altered States" by Oliver Sacks "Recall of the Wild" by Elizabeth Kolbert "Super Humanity" by Robert M. Sapolsky "Can a Jellyfish Unlock the Secret of Immortality?" by Nathaniel Rich Contributors also include: J. B. Mackinnon - Benjamin Hale - Tim Zimmermann - David Deutsch and Artur Ekert - Michael Moyer - Sylvia A. Earle - John Pavlus - Michelle Nijhuis - Rick Bass - Michael Specter - Alan Lightman - David Quammen - Keith Gessen - Steven Weinberg - Gareth Cook - Katherine Harmon - Stephen Marche - Mark Bowden - Kevin Dutton"-- Provided by Freading.
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Subject Science -- Literary collections.
Nature -- Literary collections.
Natural history -- Literary collections.
Technical writing -- Literary collections.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Mukherjee, Siddhartha editor, writer of supplementary textual content.
Folger, Tim, editor, writer of supplementary textual content.
MacKinnon, J. B. (James Bernard), 1970- author.
Hale, Benjamin, 1972- 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.
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.
ISBN 9780544003484 (epub)
Standard No. 9780544003484

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