Five hundred-odd years ago, in the time of Leonardo da Vinci, a scientist—a term then unknown—was a person of many parts, someone who might work in fields ranging from chemistry to botany, astronomy to metallurgy, to divine the hidden order of the universe.
Even as recently as the early Victorian idea, writes British science historian Peter Watson in his new ...
BOOK REPORT for Nightfall by Jake Halpern and Peter Kujawinski
Cover Story: Are We Out of the Woods Yet?
BFF Charm: Bertie Bott's Every Flavor
Swoonworthy Scale: 0
Talky Talk: Descriptive
Bonus Factor: LEGO Batman
Ambivalent Factor: World Building
Relationship Status: It's Not You, It's Me
Cover Story: Are We Out of the Woods ...
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The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. by Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland
What do you get when one of science fiction's most meticulous authors teams up with an historical novelist? You get ...