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All Articles for Magazine issue 1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)
Year (Volume & No.)TitleAbstractAuthorDownload
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Animal Orientation: Animals Find Their WayA mix of clues, including recently uncovered magnetic senses, appear to guide birds, bees and bacteria from `here` to `there`. North swimming bacteria.Blanchard HiattPDF
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Leaf Protein: The Richest Source of ProteinThere is more protein in green leaves than in any other source on earth. Extraction experiments are making progress.George AlexanderPDF
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Multiphoton Chemistry: Cracking Molecules to OrderUsing infrared lasers and other techniques, chemists seek to break molecular bonds where they want to break them.Mort LaBrecquePDF
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Satisficing: Herbert Simon's EconomicsBusiness planners, more than economic theorists, seem to have benefited from Simon's Nobel prize-winning contributions.Henry SimmonsPDF
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Science Education: The State of Pre-College Science EducationTwo decades after Sputnik, a look at elementary and high school science instruction reveals many gaps still to be filled.Sam IkerPDF
1979 (Volume 10, No. 3)Tropical Biology: Crossroads for Tropical BiologyWorking against time and developers, tropical biologists seek to understand a fast-disappearing ecosystem.William CromiePDF


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