Books
30 August 1999
Of all violations of a human's space, infection is the most nefarious. Aliens grow within us, subverting our bodies for...
Food and Drink
16 August 1999
"Am I not a fly like thee? Or art thou not a man like me?" Jonathan Weiner uses part of Blake's "The Fly" as the...
Culture
19 February 1999
Medical students today still learn about diseased tissue by observing pickled specimens preserved in glass "pots". In...
Books
29 January 1999
Poor Sir Henry Harris, Regius Professor of Medicine Emeritus at Oxford, missed the bus. His greatest work was done in...

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