Issue 53: Sniffing Cancer
COSMOS has a new team and a new look, but continues to make the world of science accessible to everyone with beautiful pictures, clear explanations of the latest developments and discoveries and great writing :
Issue 53 highlights
GM crops are not proven to be safe to eat; they are bad for the environment; they disadvantage poor farmers, and are a tool for multinational domination. None of these assertions hold up to scrutiny.
Reader's letters; "Where in the COSMOS?" winners.
Secrets of the dinosaur mummy. The remarkable specimen putting flash on the bones of our knowledge of dinosaurs and their habitat.
The antagonistic provocateur is resigned to being the skunk at the party, he tells Keith Kloor.
Intervention at Quissirio Landing - original fiction by Terry Dowling.