Jennifer Ackerman

Jennifer Ackerman appears in the following:

Why Bird Brains Are Smarter Than You Think

Friday, June 03, 2016

Today's Please Explain is all about birds and their remarkable brains!

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The Uncommon Life of the Common Cold

Monday, October 11, 2010

Jennifer Ackerman explains what a cold is, how it works, and sifts through all the treatments—what works, what doesn't, and what can't hurt. In Ah-choo! The Uncommon Life of Your Common Cold, she looks at what scientists have learned over the past decade about cold viruses, what they do to the human body, and how symptoms can be addressed, and looks at current research, in the hopes of finding a cure for the common cold.

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The Rhythm of Life

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Jennifer Ackermann writes about the internal rhythm of the body's processes in her new book Sex Sleep Eat Drink Dream: A Day in the Life of Your Body (Houghton Mifflin Co, 2007).

Sex Sleep Eat Drink Dream is available for purchase at

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