.
book book
Home awards catalogs newsletter calendar resources exam about
.



Search the Site
.


Enter keywords, ISBN, author, or book title

 
.
Search the Site

Art
Art
College Planning
Education and Teaching
Language and Literature
Foriegn Language Instruction
Performing Arts
Reference
Science and Mathematics
Social Studies
Test Prep
Writer's Workshop

Search the Site
.


Sign-up for the High School Newsletter:
   

.
Search the Site

. author profiles

Carl Zimmer

Carl Zimmer writes about science for The New York Times, and his work also appears in National Geographic, Scientific American, and Discover, where he is a contributing editor. He won the 2007 National Academies Communication Award, the highest honor for science writing. He is the author of six books, including Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea and Parasite Rex, for which he has earned fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Zimmer also writes an award-winning blog, The Loom. He lives in Connecticut with his wife and children.

 

Carl Zimmer is represented by Random House...

Read More

. Carl Zimmer
Enlarge View

Photo © Ben Stechschulte



author bookshelf SORT BY: on AUTHOR | off TITLE | off PUB DATE
dots





Microcosm
Written by Carl Zimmer
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2009
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-27686-5 (0-307-27686-4)

A Best Book of the YearSeed Magazine Granta Magazine The Plain-DealerIn this fascinating and utterly engaging book, Carl Zimmer traces E. coli's pivotal role in the history of biology, from the discovery of DNA to the latest advances in biotechnology. He reveals the many surprising and alarming parallels between... Read more





.
.
.
.
.
.