Thursday, August 5

2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Winner and Nominees

2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Winner

The Invention of Clouds

The Invention of Clouds

Richard Hamblyn

An extraordinary yet little-known scientific advance occurred in the opening years of the nineteenth century when a young amateur meteorologist, Luke Howard, gave the clouds the names by which they are known to this day. By creating a language to define st…

2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Shortlist

A Different Nature: The Paradoxical World of Zoos and Their Uncertain Future
A Different Nature: The Paradoxical World of Zoos and Their Uncertain Future
David Hancocks
In Code: A Mathematical Journey
In Code: A Mathematical Journey
Sarah Flannery, David Flannery
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry
Bryan Sykes
Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Oliver Sacks

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