The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013

By Siddhartha Mukherjee (Editor); Tim Folger (Editor)

Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780544003439, 368pp.

Publication Date: October 8, 2013

Pulitzer Prize winning authorSiddhartha Mukherjee, a leading cancer physician and researcher, selects the year stop science and nature writing fromjournalists who dive into their fields with curiosity and passion, deliveringmust-read articlesfrom a wide array of fields.

About the Author
Siddhartha Mukherjee is the author of"The Emperor of AllMaladies: A Biography of Cancer", winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in general nonfiction, and "The Laws of Medicine". He is the editor of Best Science Writing 2013Mukherjee isan assistant professor of medicine at Columbia University and a cancer physician and researcher.A Rhodes scholar, he graduated from Stanford University, University of Oxford, and Harvard Medical School.He has published articles in "Nature", "The New England Journal of Medicine", "The New York Times", and "Cell".He lives in New York with his wifeand daughters.

TIM FOLGER is a contributing editor at "Discover" and writes about science for several magazines.