Articles of Note

How a centimeter of clay in a 1,300-foot layer of rock in Italy explains one of the most important days in the history of life... more »

New Books

Citing the advent of the Internet, Will Self proclaims the novel dead. Not true — in fact, the novel profits from its own precarious position... more »

Essays & Opinions

Beware the data based on multiple regression analyses. You’re quite likely to get no information, or misinformation... more »