Scientific American, November 2006

  • by Scientific American
  • Narrated by Scientific American
  • 1 hrs and 36 mins
  • Periodical

Publisher's Summary

This edition includes four articles. First, we'll hear about a theory of Autism that says when the brain's mirror neuron system malfunctions, perhaps lack of empathy and other characteristics of autism are the result.We'll also hear about malware going mobile – the threat of new viruses targeting mobile devices like cell phones.Also, we'll hear about: Reviving dead zones, which are oxygen-deprived coastal areas that are hostile to marine life.Finally, we'll take a look at seeing with superconductors, which have applications ranging from anti-terrorism to astronomy.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-01-2006
  • Publisher: Scientific American