Stephen W. Hawking
Feb 22, 2012 — This week brings the final installment in Stieg Larsson's Girl With the Dragon Tattoo series, a send-up of Nabokov and Shakespeare by Arthur Phillips, and a spiritual fantasy by Kevin Brockmeier. In nonfiction, physicist Michio Kaku peers into the future, and Stephen Hawking regards the universe's grand design.
May 14, 2009 — Why does Star Trek refuse to go away? Commentator Lawrence Krauss thinks a large part of the continuing fascination can be traced to our many current crises, both financial and environmental.