We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
Scientific American, October 2008 | [Scientific American]

Scientific American, October 2008

"Follow the Bouncing Universe": Our universe may have started not with a big bang - but with a big bounce; "Lighting up the Brain": New methods used to control and study the brain activity in animals should lead to a better understanding of how the human brain functions; "Web Science Emerges": Studying the Web will reveal better ways to exploit information, prevent identity theft, revolutionize industry and manage our ever growing online lives.
Regular Price:$6.95
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

In this issue:

"Follow the Bouncing Universe": Our universe may have started not with a big bang - but with a big bounce.

"Lighting up the Brain": New methods used to control and study the brain activity in animals should lead to a better understanding of how the human brain functions.

"Web Science Emerges": Studying the Web will reveal better ways to exploit information, prevent identity theft, revolutionize industry and manage our ever growing online lives.

"Barcode of Life": A specific strand of DNA could be mined to help identify the legions of species of earth.

"With Open-Source Arms": A community of engineers, designers and innovators are collaborating online to make better prosthetic hands and arms for amputees.

Want more Scientific American?

  • Subscribe for one month or 12 months.
  • Get the latest issue.
  • Check out the complete archive.

    ©2008 Scientific American

  • What Members Say

    Average Customer Rating

    5.0 (2 )
    5 star
     (2)
    4 star
     (0)
    3 star
     (0)
    2 star
     (0)
    1 star
     (0)
    Overall
    0 (0 )
    5 star
     (0)
    4 star
     (0)
    3 star
     (0)
    2 star
     (0)
    1 star
     (0)
    Story
    0 (0 )
    5 star
     (0)
    4 star
     (0)
    3 star
     (0)
    2 star
     (0)
    1 star
     (0)
    Performance


    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

      There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

    Report Inappropriate Content

    If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

    Cancel

    Thank You

    Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.