Richard Preston:
Ричард Престон о гигантских деревьях

TED2008 · 19:31 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Научный писатель Ричард Престон рассказывает об одном из самых огромных живых существ на планете - гигантских деревьях на тихоокеанском северо-западном побережье США. Вырастающие из крохотного семени, они поддерживают обширные экосистемы — причем сами до сих пор являются, в значительной степени, загадкой.

Richard Preston wrote The Hot Zone, a classic look at the Ebola virus and the scientists who fight it. His wide-ranging curiosity about science and people has led him to cover a dizzying list of topics, with a lapidary attention to detail and an ear for the human voice. Full bio
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