Articles with keyword "Science"
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
From Dreaming the English Renaissance: Politics and Desire in Court and Culture, published by Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
On animated pies and other curiosities of sixteenth-century life.
Jefferson Lecturer Leon Kass describes his journey from medical school to the heart of the humanities.
The budding naturalist avoids life as a minister and finds himself aboard the Beagle.
In the classroom and in daily life, the bioethicist believes in the best of human nature.