Table of Contents February 1993

Discover Magazine's mission is to enable readers to lead richer lives by explaining and expanding their universe.  Each month we bring you in depth information and analysis from various topics ranging from technology and space to the living world we live in.
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Physicists expect to see some very strange things when matter snuggles up to absolute zero.
Like many animal species, thousands of languages are in danger of extinction. At stake is the world's cultural heritage.
New computer models reveal patterns that spring back from the heart.
California spends tens of millions to defend its crops against the voracious medfly. But one entomologist says the defense is based on sloppy science.