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An excerpt from William Poundstone's Rock Breaks Scissors.
An excerpt from Virtual Unreality: Just Because The Internet Told You, How Do You Know It’s True?
For the past week, Science Friday’s Cephalopod Week has celebrated these amazing, beautiful, and mysterious creatures. We’ve compiled all the SciFri stories we shared this week in one place.
An excerpt from Daniel Wilson's new novel, Robogenesis.
An excerpt from Do Fathers Matter?
An excerpt from Mark Miodownik's Stuff Matters.
An excerpt from Me, Myself and Why.
An excerpt from Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues.
An excerpt from Prisoners, Lovers & Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al-Qaeda.
A new cryptocurrency in development called ZeroCash claims to preserve its users’ anonymity. Here’s how it works.
Research scientist Joseph Soltis answers your elephant-related queries.
An excerpt from Ha! The Science of When We Laugh and Why.
A recipe from Tama Matsuoka Wong, using foraged ingredients.
An excerpt from Walden Warming.
An excerpt from A Window on Eternity.
An excerpt from Amir Aczel's book "Why Science Does Not Disprove God."
An excerpt from Jean Craighead George's Ice Whale.
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