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Present at the Future From Evolution to Nanotechnology, Candid and Controversial Conversations on Science and Nature

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ISBN-10: 0060732652

ISBN-13: 9780060732653

Edition: N/A

Authors: Ira Flatow

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Veteran NPR r science reporter and award-winning radio and TV journalist Ira Flatow's enthusiasm for all things scientific has made him a beloved on-air correspondent. For more than thirty-five years, Flatow has interviewed the top scientists and researchers on many NPR and PBS programs, including his popular Science Friday r spot on Talk of the Nation. In Present at the Future, he shares the groundbreaking revelations from those conversations, including the latest on nanotechnology, space travel, global warming, alternative energies, stem cell research, and using the universe as a super-duper computer. Flatow also further explores his favorite topic, the science of everyday life, with…    
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Book details

List price: $17.99
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 8/26/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 5.31" wide x 7.95" long x 0.91" tall
Weight: 0.264
Language: English

Award-winning journalist Ira Flatow covered many Washington, D.C., stories during his career, including the White House beat, the assassination attempt of President Reagan, and the Senate Watergate hearings and trials. He became a science reporter for CBS's This Morning program; host and writer of the Emmy Award science series Newton's Apple on PBS; and veteran science correspondent for National Public Radio's All Things Considered and Morning Edition. He also hosted a four-part PBS environmental series, Earthkeeping. His articles and comments on various scientific subjects have appeared in such diverse publications as TV Guide, Woman's Day, Science Digest, and The Los Angeles Times. A…