by Allyn Jackson
On the tragic life and remarkable legacy of a mathematical pioneer.
( Mathematics/Volume 4, Issue 2 )
The First Golden Age of Islamic Science
by Julio Samsó
On the life and work of a medieval Islamic scholar.
( Astronomy/Volume 4, Issue 1 )
Among the Fossils of Algeria
by Djillali Hadjouis
On the work of an influential French paleontologist.
( Paleontology/Volume 4, Issue 1 )
by Kusala Rajendran
A distinguished scientist looks back on her career.
( Geology/Volume 3, Issue 4 )
The Provençal Humanists and Copernicus
by Jean-Pierre Luminet
On the reception of the Copernican system.
( Astronomy/Volume 2, Issue 4 )
The Neutral Theory of Evolution
by Chase Nelson
On his work on mutations in neutral and adaptive evolution.
( Biology/Volume 2, Issue 2 )
Desire, Violence, and Religion
by Jean-Pierre Dupuy
René Girard’s theory of sacrifice and mimetic desire.
( Sociology/Volume 2, Issue 2 )
by Gregory Chaitin
Incompleteness and uncomputability in algorithmic information theory.
( Mathematics/Volume 1, Issue 3 )
A Natural History of Curiosity
by David Berlinski
The pinnacles of medieval Arabic astronomy.
( Astronomy/Volume 1, Issue 2 )
A Country Known Only by Name
by Pierre Cartier
An appraisal by a colleague and friend.
( Mathematics/Volume 1, Issue 1 )