The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013

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Published 2013
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"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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