Table of Contents August 2003

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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NASA thinks we can find another Earth in another nearby star. When we do, how can we possibly travel light-years to get there? It might not be as hard as you'd think . . .
Here's another fine mess biotechnology has gotten us into
For once, saving an endangered species could save us too
Heck, marry her if you want to
Innovative dotcom engineers ReInvent Solar Power


Treating later stages of melanoma can be difficult


The gravity-conquering grace of a well-thrown rock has inspired bomb makers, aircraft designers, and physicists—not to mention countless idle hands
Are you ready for computers that speed up the process of evolution and teach themselves to think?
In Living Color