A journey through the great mass extinction events that have shaped our Earth.
This timely and original book lays out the latest scientific understanding of mass extinction on our planet. Cutting-edge techniques across biology, chemistry, physics, and geology have transformed our understanding of the deep past, including the discovery of a previously unknown mass extinction. This compelling evidence, revealing a series of environmental crises resulting in the near collapse of life on Earth, illuminates our current dilemmas in exquisite detail.
A collection of the year’s top food writing, selected by prolific food writer and author of How to Cook Everything Mark Bittman.
Food writer Mark Bittman selects the best twenty articles published in 2022 that celebrate the many innovative, comforting, mouthwatering, and culturally rich culinary offerings of our country.
Award-winning writer, columnist, and journalists Carl Zimmer selects twenty science and nature essays that represent the best examples of the form published in 2022.
A collection of the best science and nature articles written in 2022, selected by guest editor Carl Zimmer and series editor Jaime Green.