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Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods is this month’s book club read.
Dian Fossey’s classic account of her fieldwork is on the reading list this month.
The Science Friday book club chats about Michael Crichton's 1969 classic sci-fi thriller.
The book club reviews Dava Sobel’s 2005 homage to the solar system.
Join the SciFri Book Club regulars for a look back, er...up, at 'The Right Stuff.'
The Science Friday Book Club discusses the classic book “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”
Mathematician Ian Stewart joins the September book club meeting for a look at Edwin Abbott’s ‘Flatland.’
Want some insulation in your stocking, or a new storm door under the tree?
The Old Farmer's Almanac predicts winter weather months in advance. But how scie...
A panel of experts discusses the different scientific phenomena that combine to ...
Psychiatrist Richard A. Friedman discusses several effective treatments for the ...
Sure, it's just frozen water, but what IS ice really?
Cold-water fish and snow-dwelling insects have evolved antifreeze proteins to av...
\tWinter weather means more than sledding and snowmen. Next snowstorm, grab a magnifying glass and try snowflake hunting. Bullet rosettes, stellar plates, and capped columns are just a few of the varieties of snow crystal you can find in your backyard. Kenneth Libbrecht, physicist at Caltech and snowflake expert, shares secrets of the snowflake.
\tVideo originally published on ScienceFriday.com on December 31, 2009