Science & Technology Reviews | January 2013


Reviews of Terence Dickinson’s Hubble’s Universe, Claude A. Piantadosi’s Mankind Beyond Earth, and Sean Carroll’s The Particle at the End of the Universe, plus a full list of science and technology reviews from the January issue.

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, December 7, 2012


The secret world of atomic study, straight talk about bourbon, the pretend life of Freddie Mercury, a classic children’s recording remembered

Science & Technology Reviews | November 15, 2012


Reviews of Andy Greenberg’s This Machine Kills Secrets, Wendy Pabich’s Taking on Water, and Eric Asimov’s How To Love Wine, plus a full list of science and technology reviews in the Nov. 15 issue.

SF/Fantasy Mass Market Paperbacks of Note | November 15, 2012


Mass market paperbacks worth checking out.

Science & Technology Reviews | November 1, 2012


Reviews of Gordon Conway’s One Billion Hungry, Con Slobodchikoff’s Chasing Doctor Doolittle, and William Souder’s On a Farther Shore, plus a full list of science & technology reviews from the Nov. 1 issue.

Final April 2013 Previews: Rees on Hitler, Meyer on the Borgias, and Best Poetry of 25 Years


Barnett, Kristine. The Spark: A Mother’s Story of Nurturing Genius. Random. Apr. 2013. 272p. ISBN 9780812993370. $27; eISBN 9780679645245. CD/Downloadable: Random Audio. MEMOIR At age 12, Jacob Barnett became a paid researcher in quantum physics, and his IQ is higher than Einstein’s was. But as a distracted toddler, he was diagnosed with autism, and Jacob’s […]

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, October 26, 2012


Gram Parsons and country rock, order on the Texas frontier, today’s African American families, and a beautiful and engaging blend of art and science

Science & Technology Reviews, September 15, 2012


Reviews of Tim Flannery’s Among the Islands, Nora Jacobson’s Dignity and Health, and Peter A. Ubel’s Critical Decisions, plus a full list of science and technology reviews from the Sept 15 issue.

eReviews: JoVE (The Journal of Visualized Experiments), September 15, 2012

Reviewing JoVE, a database of videos of experimental procedures and protocols.

Science & Technology Reviews, Sept. 1, 2012


Reviews of Rick Bass’s A Thousand Deer, Shelley Emling’s Marie Curie and Her Daughters, and Luisa Weiss’s My Berlin Kitchen, plus a full list of the science & technology reviews in the September 1 issue.

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