Before The Fallout : From Marie Curie to Hiroshima, Diana Preston
Diana Preston traces the development of nuclear power, from Marie Curie to Hiroshima, in Before the Fallout. Then, we’ll look at why we blush, hiccup, and feel ticklish on our regular Friday feature, Please Explain.
John W. Krakauer, Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University, and Robert Provine, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, try to explain some of the more mysterious reactions our bodies have to the world. We’ll explore why we blush, why we’re ticklish, and why ...
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