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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 (The Best American Series ®)

Deborah Blum (Editor), Tim Folger (Editor)


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“Undeniably exquisite . . . The essays in the collection [are] meditations that reveal not only how science actually happens but also who or what propels its immutable humanity.” — Maria Popova, Brain Pickings

“A stimulating compendium.” — Kirkus Reviews

Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and author Deborah Blum selects the year’s top science and nature writing from writers who balance research with humanity and in the process uncover riveting stories of discovery across the disciplines.

Mariner Books, 9780544003422, 352pp.

Publication Date: October 7, 2014

About the Author

DEBORAH BLUM is a Pulitzer-prize winning journalist and the author of five books, including The Poisoner's Handbook. She writes about environmental chemistry for The New York Times at Poison Pen and is a blogger for Wired at Elemental.

TIM FOLGER is a contributing editor at Discover and writes about science for several magazines. He lives in New Mexico.