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The Best American Science and Nature Writing
by Rebecca Skloot


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The Best American Series

The next edition in a series praised as undeniably exquisite (Maria Popova), The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015 includes work from both award-winning writers and up-and-coming voices in the field.  Read more...


 
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Overview

The Best American Series

The next edition in a series praised as undeniably exquisite (Maria Popova), The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015includes work from both award-winning writers and up-and-coming voices in the field. From Brooke Jarvis on deep-ocean mining to Elizabeth Kolbert on New Zealand s unconventional conservation strategies, this is a group that celebrates the growing diversity in science and nature writing alike. Altogether, the writers honored in this year s volume challenge us to consider the strains facing our planet and its many species, while never losing sight of the wonders we re working to preserve for generations to come.


The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015includes
Sheri Fink, Atul Gawande, Leslie Jamison, Sam Kean, Seth Mnookin, Matthew Power, Michael Specter
and others

REBECCA SKLOOT's award-winning science writing has appeared in theNew York Times Magazineand elsewhere. Her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, was an instantNew York Timesbestseller. It was named a best book of 2010 by more than sixty media outlets, includingEntertainment Weeklyand NPR, and by the National Academies of Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, among others. Skloot is currently writing a book about humans, animals, science, and ethics.

TIM FOLGER, series editor, is a contributing editor atDiscoverand writes about science for several magazines.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780544286740
  • ISBN-10: 054428674X
  • Publisher: Mariner Books
  • Publish Date: October 2015
  • Page Count: 352

Series: Best American Science & Nature Writing #2000

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Books > Science > Essays
Books > Nature > Essays
Books > Literary Collections > American - General

 
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