Web edition: November 5, 2010
Print edition: November 20, 2010; Vol.178 #11 (p. 31)
Looking at the body as a physics laboratory lends a fresh perspective, from how the properties of light affect eyesight to the fluid dynamics of the circulatory system. A good resource for doctors or the general reader.
Johns Hopkins Univ., 2010, 301 p., $45.