About Margaret Wertheim

Margaret Wertheim, a science writer, is the author of books on the cultural history of physics. In 2003, with her sister Christine, she founded the Institute For Figuring, an organization devoted to the asthetic and poetic dimensions of science and mathematics.

Pincushion Owl

[The auction for this Significant Object, with story by Margaret Wertheim, has ended. Original price: $0.50. Final price: $41.00. Significant Objects will donate the proceeds of this auction to 826 National.] Dr. Irena Svetskaia still found it hard to believe … Continue reading