Revolutions in Science – Scientific American


Science, Upended
by Andrea Gawrylewski

Section 1: Biology & Evolution

1.1    Life Springs

         by Martin J. Van Kranendonk, David W. Deamer and Tara Djokic

1.2    The True Colors of Dinosaurs

         by Jakob Vinther

1.3    The New Origins of Technology

         by Kate Wong

1.4    The Meaning of Lichen

         by Erica Gies

1.5    The Perfect Beast

         by Aditee Mitra

Section 2: Cosmos

2.1    Solar System Smashup

         by Linda T. Elkins-Tanton

2.2    Black Holes from the Beginning of Tıme

         by Juan García-Bellido and Sébastien Clesse

Section 3: Health

3.1     The Exercise Paradox

         by Herman Pontzer

3.2    The New Migraine Meds

         by David Noonan

3.3    Ebola’s Second Coming

         by Seema Yasmin

Section 4: Mind

4.1     The Brain, Reimagined

         by Douglas Fox

4.2    Memory’s Intricate Web

         by Alcino J. Silva

4.3    Language in a New Key

         by Paul Ibbotson and Michael Tomasello

Section 5: Unsolved Questions

5.1     The Puzzle of Dark Energy

         by Adam G. Riess and Mario Livio

5.2    The Red Line

         by Stephen S. Hall

5.3    Quantum Computers Compete

         by Neil Savage