• Scientific American, August 2010

  • By: Scientific American
  • Narrated by: Mark Moran
  • Length: 1 hr and 26 mins
  • Periodical
  • Release date: 08-01-10
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Scientific American
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.3 (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In this issue:
"When the Sea Saved Humanity": Recent findings that suggest the small population that gave rise to all humans survived by exploiting a unique combination of resources along the southern coast of Africa.
"Planets We Could Call Home": A new theoretical model suggests that a surprising number of planets outside of the solar system could be similar to Earth.
"Filming the Invisible in 4-D": An amazing form of microscopy can make movies of vanishingly small, nanoscale objects in action.
"The Hacker in Your Hardware": Microchips in many common electronic devices might already be compromised, with dire consequence.
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