When published in 1981,
The Mismeasure of Man was immediately hailed as a masterwork, the ringing answer to those who would classify people….
We have always identified trends as bad (loosening of the moral fiber) or good (better ethnic eating...
Stephen Jay Gould takes the art of the essay to an unprecedented height of excellence in this vibrant collection of writings on science and natural history....
In this essay collection, Stephen Jay Gould examines the puzzles and paradoxes great and small that build nature's and humanity's diversity and order....
What is our concept of a millennium and how has its meaning shifted? When does the new millennium...
From paleontology, dinosaurs, and fossils to the fascinating and strange phenomena of life on Earth...