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Jennifer Ackerman

JENNIFER ACKERMAN has been writing about science, nature, and human biology for almost three decades. Her most recent books include The Genius of Birds , Sex Sleep Eat Drink Dream: A Day in the Life of Your Body ; Ah-Choo: The Uncommon Life of Your Common Cold ; Chance in the House of Fate: A Natural History of Heredity ; and Notes from the Shore . A contributor to Scientific American , National Geographic , The New York Times , and many other publications, Ackerman is the recipient of an...See more