Best American Science Writing 2012 2012

Best American Science Writing 2012 2012

Paperback Best American Science Writing

By (author) Michio Kaku, By (author) Jessie Cohen

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  • Publisher: Ecco Press
  • Format: Paperback | 304 pages
  • Dimensions: 132mm x 198mm x 20mm | 227g
  • Publication date: 1 October 2012
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0062117912
  • ISBN 13: 9780062117915
  • Edition statement: Original
  • Sales rank: 125,695

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From climate change to public health, the origins of the universe to the wiring of the human brain, parallel universes to artifical intelligence, the world of science is vast and diverse, offering endless challenges and possibilities which provide new understanding of ourselves, our world, and our universe. The acclaimed "Best American Science Writing" series gathers together the creme de la creme of the year's short works, chosen from a wide variety of publications. Provocative and engaging, "The Best American Science Writing 2012" covers the full spectrum of scientific inquiry - from biochemistry, physics, and astronomy, to genetics, evolutionary theory, and cognition. Edited by theoretical physicist Michio Kaku, the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible, co-founder of string field theory, and popularizer of science, this next edition in the series provides a comprehensive overview of the year's most compelling, relevant, and exciting scientific developments.

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Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist and the cofounder of string field theory (a branch of string theory), and he continues Einstein's search to unite the four fundamental forces of nature into one unified theory. He is also the New York Times bestselling author of seven books, including his most recent work, Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100. Jesse Cohen is a writer and freelance editor. He lives in New York City.