Elemental zinc pulls together multiple themes that biologist Michael Denton writes about in his new book.
We’re going to need a new philosophy: one that can handle realities the Elizabethans and Victorians could never have imagined.
To see cells in action, he notes a remarkable video, “Neutrophil Chasing Bacteria,” made in 1950s by a researcher at Vanderbilt University.
Our modern world relies on shipping and receiving, but many cargoes have to arrive at the right time to be useful.
Can we explain human technology merely by supernova explosions and blind chance? In rare earth elements, we find hints of a better explanation.