Washington State Magazine

Tag: Science history

2 review(s) found with this tag.

Good Science: The Pursuit of Truth and the Evolution of Reality
Spring 2012
Truth, writes Timothy McGettigan, is a challenging subject. It’s hard to get at, consuming the bulk of scientific endeavor for starters. It’s also hard to nail down, with paradigm shifts both altering our sense of reality while rattling our...
Categories: Sociology
Tags: Research, Innovation, Science history

A Genetic and Cultural Odyssey: The Life and Work of L. Luca Cavalli-Sforza
Spring 2006
Anthropology embraces four disparate subfields: archaeology, physical anthropology, linguistics, and cultural anthropology. Few people today are able to make significant contributions to more than one of these. This book celebrates a career marked by...
Categories: Biography
Tags: Scientists, Science history