W. H. Freeman & Company, 1995. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Item #273773
122 pages. Participants include Stephen Jay Gould, Carl Sagan, Steven Weinberg, Marvin Minsky, and others speculating about the origin and evolution of the universe. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in color illustrated wrappers (paperback).
Scientific American celebrates its 150th anniversary with the publication of this collection of essays on the themes of discovery, understanding, technological capability and optimism. The book explores such topics as the birth of the universe, the emergence of life and the future in detail. Contributors include Stephen Weinberg, Carl Sagan, Marvin Minsky and Stephen J. Gould.