Tuesday, 1 August 2006

Aliens - why are they here?

Our new science books discuss clouds, insects, floods in NZ, meteors and more. 'The richness of life : the essential Stephen Jay Gould' is a good introduction to the scientist's work. In 'Aliens : why they are here', Bryan Appleyard explores the replacement of belief in angels, demons and goblins with the modern fascination with extraterrestrials.

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