SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor’s Reflections on Race and Medicine

Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor’s Reflections on Race and Medicine

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE’S TOP TEN NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE YEARA LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST BOOK SELECTION • A BOOKLIST EDITORS’ CHOICE BOOK SELECTIONOne doctor’s passionate and profound memoir of his experience grappling with race, bias, and the unique health problems of black Americans When Damon Tweedy begins medical school,he […]

Site and Sound: The Architecture and Acoustics of New Opera Houses and Concert Halls

Site and Sound: The Architecture and Acoustics of New Opera Houses and Concert Halls

Victoria Newhouse, noted author and architectural historian, addresses the aesthetics and acoustics in concert halls and opera houses of the past, present, and future in this stunning companion to the highly regarded Towards a New Museum. Site and Sound explores the daunting, perennial question: Does the music serve the space, or the other way around? […]

Biodiversity Planning and Design: Sustainable Practices

Biodiversity Planning and Design: Sustainable Practices

How do you measure biodiversity, and why should landscape architects and planners care? What are the essential issues, the clearest terminology, and the most effective methods for biodiversity planning and design? How can they play a role in biodiversity conservation in a manner compatible with other goals? These are critical questions that Jack Ahern, Elizabeth […]

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