For anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered, "Are we alone?" A brilliant examination of the science behind the search for extraterrestrial intelligence and its pioneer, Jill Tarter, the inspiration for the main character in Carl Sagan's Contact.
The fascinating saga of solving the mystery of this ancient animal who once roamed the north country—and has captivated our collective imagination ever since.
A guided tour through the strange science of hormones and the age-old quest to control them.
Though Tesla’s inventions transformed our world, his true originality is shown in the visionary ambitions he failed to achieve.
A neuroscientist investigates how the architecture of the human brain shapes our understanding of the nature of time.