Bibliography for 1998

Papers, articles, books, reviews and broadcasts

For full bibliography for 1960s,1970s, 1980s or from 1990, follow links.
See also: 1995, 1996,1997, 1999, and2001 with links to later years.
See also list of personal scientific publications for the 1990's and 2000's.

Note also scientific bibliography for the 1990's and 2000's.

1998

Meyer, Klaus, 1998, reports BJF's research [in] Geheimnissedes Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, Berlin: Pabst Science Publishers.

Report, 1998, Complementary medicine, is it science? (BJF chairing Institute of Biology Conference, q.v.) Affiliate Review, 2: 6.

Report, 1998, refers to award of Dr August Köhler medal to BJF (in) Society News, The Linnean, 13 (4): 3, January.

Ford, Brian J.,1998, Developing a Design for an Orbiting Microscope [reference R-ESA002.sam], 12pp, Brunel University: European Space Agency,February. NOTE: full report, with colour pages, 25pp. Videorecord or research separately catalogued, VHS copy with Heinz Wolff at Brunel.

BJF, 1998, reviews Davis, E. A., (editor), Science in the Making, Volume 2: 1850-1900, London: Taylor & Francis, 1997,406pp, H/B ISBN 0 7484 0642 5, The Linnean,13 (4): 50-51, January.

BJF, 1998, Chairman’s introduction for Dulcie Gray lecture ‘Butterflies on my Mind’, Linnean Society,1800h, 27 January.

Huxley, Thomas, 1998, cites BJF on the Institutes's name, Biologist45 (1): 7, February.

Jones, David, 1998, cites BJF's history of microscopy, Biologist45 (1): 41-43, February.

BJF, 1998, reviews Scheffer, Robert P., 1997, The Nature of Disease in Plants, Cambridge: University Press, Biologist 45(1): 46, February.

Report, 1998, BJF elected a Director of Mensa, News of Members, Institute of Biology, Biobits: 5, February.

BJF, 1998, Science Hour (1), Clive Bull programme(producer Daniel Wright), LBC, 2345h, 5 February.

BJF, 1998, Whose time is it anyway?(reprinted from Boz, 43: 8-9, November 1997) Hockey Sport,178: 26-27.

Lloyd, Andrew, 1998, Safe constituency (response to BJF on labelling, December issue, q.v.) Boz magazine, 46: 5,February.

BJF, 1998, Will we ever know the Truth about BSE? Boz magazine, 46: 14-15, February.

BJF,1998, How can we ensure our food is safe? Lecture to Polynous, Trinity College Cambridge, 1100h, 19 February.

BJF, 1998, Interviewed by Peter Johnson on BSE and Kent water supplies, BBC Wales, 0710h, 20 February.

BJF, 1998, Where science really came from, address to South Cambridgeshire Rotary, Cambridge, 1330h, 2 March.

BJF, 1998, Science Hour (2), Clive Bull programme (presenter Tim Crooke, producer Daniel Wright), LBC, 2345h, 5March.

BJF, 1998, Cloning - not so new, after all, Boz magazine, 47: 14-15, March.

BJF, 1998, Interviewed by Derek Ivens on BSE enquiry and Canadian beef imports, Morning Edition, BBC Wales, 1202h,8 March.

Jones, D., 1998, 18th Century and 19th century Microscopes reappraised [cites BJF, 1989] Microscopy and Analysis, 64:9-11, March.

BJF, 1998, Chairman’s introduction for Lady Mary Archer lecture ‘Capturing the Energy of the Sun’, Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, 2030h, 10 March.

BJF, 1998, vote of thanks for Terence Mansfield FRS lecture‘Stomata, the sense organs of plants’, Faculty of the Environment, Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe, 1530h,11 March.

Blitch, Norman, 1998, Review of Images of Science, Journal of the Microscopical Society of Southern California, 3 (3):23-28, March.

Gold, Herbert, 1998, reports forthcoming BJF article inScientific American, Journal of the Microscopical Society ofSouthern California, 3 (3): 29, March.

Biswas, Arup, 1998, Inventor's great space adventure (with colour photograph), Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 3, 19March.

Report, 1998, Watering hole under the microscope (withphotograph), Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 11, 21 March.

BJF, 1998, reviews Scott, Thomas A (ed) Concise Encyclopediaof Biology, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1996, v + 1287 pp., illus,n.p., History and Philosophy of Life Sciences, 20: 95-96.

Ford, Brian J.,1998, Developing aDesign for an Orbiting Microscope [referenceR-ESA003.sam], 12pp, Brunel University: European Space Agency, 20March. NOTE: full report, with colour pages, 25pp. Video recordor research separately catalogued, VHS copy with Heinz Wolff atBrunel.

Herdson, D., 1998, Symposium report - Biological Issues inAgriculture (with group photograph), Biobits: 4, April.

Daerr, Nancy (ed), 1998, Lecture program at Inter Micro 98:
i: An Evening with Brian, On the Intelligence of Microbes, 10August
ii: Designing a Laser Microscope for Space, 11 August
iii: Robert Hooke's Micrographia for $30, 1445h, 13 August.
Symposium Program, Chicago: McCrone Research Institute, April.

BJF, 1998, The Earliest Views, ScientificAmerican (American edition), 278 (4): 50-53, April.

BJF, 1998, The Earliest Views, ScientificAmerican (British edition), 278 (4): 42-45, April.

BJF, 1998, A giant step forward for hyperbole (leader pagearticle), London Evening Standard: 11, 9 April.

Self, M. B., 1998, Moral arbiter required (for cloning),Boz magazine, 48: 31, April.

Ford, Brian J.,1998, Robert Hooke, anIntroduction to Hooke's Micrographia, CD-ROM by Octavo, PaloAlto.

BJF, 1998, Tea of Pot, Bozmagazine, 49: 16, May.

[Wojtowicz, Judith], 1998, Value the power of the mind(profile, with colour photograph), Agenda magazine: 8,May.

Gungaphul, Tara, 1998, interviews BJF on memory, BBC ThreeCounties Radio, 01510-1520h, 6 May.

BJF, 1998, Science Hour (3), Clive Bull programme(producer Daniel Wright), LBC, 0000-0100h, 13 May.

BJF, 1998, live interview on CJD and growth hormone courtdecision, BBC Good Morning Wales, 0805-0810h, 20 May.

BJF, 1998, Single currency, or doubleentendre? Boz magazine, 50: 12, June.

BJF, 1998, Public responses to animal experimentation, ScienceNow, B&K, Hull, 7 (1): 1-3.

BJF, 1998, live interview by Kirsty Young on Swiss BSE testand latent infections, National Talk Radio, 0705-0710h, 11June.

BJF.,1998, Las primeras observaciones. INVESTIGACIÓN Y CIENCIA, Prensa Científica S.A., Junio, Número 261, p 20.

BJF, 1998, Will we ever know the Truthabout BSE? (Reprinted from Boz, 46: 14-15, February 1998)Hockey Sport, 26 (7): 28-29, June.

BJF, 1998, Science Hour (4), Clive Bull programme(producer Daniel Wright), LBC, 0000-0100h, 15 June.

BJF, 1998, Frühe Mikroskopie, Spektrum der Wißenshaft:68-71, June. (German translation from Scientific American).

BJF,1998, Las primeras observaciones, Investigacion y Ciencia, 261: 20-23, June. (Spanish translation from ScientificAmerican).

BJF, 1998, Nauka W Obrazach W Powigkszeniu, Swiat Nauki, 6 (82): 48-51, June. (Polish translation from ScientificAmerican).

Pook, Sally, 1998, Mensa chief sacked over boardroom plot(quotes BJF on irregularities in Mensa), Daily Telegraph:3, 24 June. See also Daily Mail, 24 June.

Hodges, Lucy (1998) A slippery slope or a level playing field?(quotes BJF on GCSE exam standards), The Independent,Education: 6-7, 2 July.

BJF, 1998, Premières images au microscope, Pour laScience, 249: 10-13, July. (French translation fromScientific American).

BJF, 1998, Science Hour (5), Clive Bull programme(producer Daniel Wright), LBC, 0000-0100h, 3 July.

Carmichael, Stephen, 1998, Were the first Microscopes reallythat Good? Microscopy Today, 98-5: 3.

BJF, 1998, Interviewed by Douglas Cameron on BSE andleucodepletion of transfused blood, Drive Time, LBC,1705-1715h, 17 July.

Loro, B., 1998, (quotes BJF research in) Photography withmicrolenses, Journal of the Microscopical Society of SouthernCalifornia, 3 (7): 127-131, July.

BJF, 1998, reviews Janine R. Clemmons and Richard Bucholz,Behavioural Approaches to Behaviour in the wild, CambridgeUniversity Press, ISBN 0-521-58960-6, np, Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 64 (3): 411-412, July.

BJF, 1998, Coughs and sneezes spread writs, Boz magazine, 52: 9 (see also front cover).

BJF, 1998, Le prime immagini al microscopio, Le Scienze, 360:88-91, August.
(Italian translation from Scientific American).

BJF, 1998, Can it be thirty years ago? MicroNotes 2000: 2 (2): 32, August.

BJF, 1998, Lectures at Inter Micro 98:
i: An Evening with Brian, On the Intelligence of Microbes,1900h, 10 August
ii: Designing a Laser Microscope for Space, 1130h, 11August
iii: [Chairman's address, History and Art section], Robert Hooke's Micrographia for $30, 1445h, 13 August. Recollections of Clifford Dobell (and)
Ford, Jan, 1998, The other side of Brian [in] An Hour ofReminiscence, hosted by Martin Scott, 1600h, 11 August. Chicago:McCrone Research Institute.

BJF, 1998, reviews In Search of Nature, by E. O. Wilson, publ.Allen Lane, London, UK., 1997, viii + 214 pp, line drawings, P/B ISON 0-713-99199-2, £16.99, Biologist, 45 (4): 183.

Anon, 1998, announcement, Brian J Ford to lecture on How the Microscope was Born, Tuesday 1 December 1998, London: Royal Institution, programme booklet.

Heston, Charlton, 1998, presents television interviews with BJF for History Channel, 9pm Eastern, 10pm Pacific time [in] SecretWeapons, 20 September.

Shaw, Neil, 1998, TV stardom for Brian (and) Radio show beatsour boffin (with photograph), Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 16,23 September.

Galton, Bridget, 1998, Behind the news with Brian J Ford (with colour photograph), Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 8, 25September.

Jones, D., 1998, Assessment of a 19th century botanicalmicroscope by photomicrographic techniques [cites BJF, 1989] Microscopyand Analysis, 67: 11-13, September.

Report, 1998, Brian J Ford’s Donations to Library, Friendsof Cambridge University Library Report for 1997, September.

BJF, 1998, Science Column (34): [land-lines, pet language,titled videos, aromas], Boz magazine, 53: 8, September.

Bader, Paul, 1998, screening of BJF blood preparation withLeeuwenhoek lens, Local Heroes (series 4), BBC Television,BBC 2, 2000h, 21st September.

Palm, L., 1998, (cites BJF Isis review of Ruestow, q.v., in)Marian Fournier's The Fabric of Life, Isis, 89 (3):543-544.

BJF, 1998, [with Lady Antonia Fraser] in Round Britain Quiz, BBC Radio 4, 1330h: Monday 21 September (repeat Sunday27 September).

Anon, 1998, Web site review:'BSE - The Facts' ISBN 0 552 14530 0, 208pp, £4.99, London:Corgi Books. "Highly praised for accuracy and readability,as well as thoroughness. The complexities of the disease and thepolitics that have gone with it are gone over and it is likelythat this will be republished should further informationappear."

BJF, 1998, Time to put Darwin back inhis box, Boz magazine, 54: 9, October.

BJF, 1999, reviews George N. Agrios, Plant Pathology, SanDiego: Academic Press, ISBN 0-12-044546-6, $59.95, BotanicalJournal of the Linnean Society 127 (3): 287.

BJF, 1998, [with Lady Antonia Fraser] in Round Britain Quiz, BBC Radio 4, 1330h: 5 October (repeat 11 October).

Heston, Charlton, 1998, presents television interviews with BJF for History Channel, 9pm Eastern, 10pm Pacific time [in] Super-guns,11 October.

BJF, 1998, live interview on BSE enquiry and medical evidence,BBC Good Morning Wales, 0725-0730h, 19 October.

BJF, 1998, live interview by John Waite on Kenneth Calman's statements at BSE enquiry, You and Yours, BBC Radio Four:1215-1220h, 12 October

BJF, 1998, There's a black hole round the corner, Boz magazine, 55: 9, November.

BJF, 1998, [with Lady Antonia Fraser] in Round Britain Quiz, BBC Radio 4, 1330h: Monday 2 November (repeat 8November), 16 November (repeat 22 November).

Report, 1998, Stephen Jay Gould to give Huxley lecture,photographed with Brian J Ford, Biobits: p1, November.

Announcement, 1998, 'An Evening with Brian' at Inter Micro,Chicago, June 1999, advertised in The Microscope, 46 (3):168.

Laughlin, Gary, 1998, refers to BJF in review of Octavo edition of Micrographia, The Microscope, 46 (3):188.

BJF, 1998, Recreating the Birth of Modern Science,(lecture to Kelvin Club), Cambridge: Peterhouse, 17 November,1900h.

BJF, 1998, interviewed by Peter Deeley on lifting of the ban on beef exports, Drive Time, Talk Radio, 1610-1620h, 23November.

Hart, Vanessa, 1998, My story (with colour photograph of BJF),Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 4, 28 November.

Ford, Brian J., 1998, Die Geheim Sprache der Natur - Wie Tiere und Pflanzen sich verständingen,(German translation of Sensitive Souls,1999) ISBN 3-216-30366-7, 296pp, Wien-München: Deuticke.

BJF, 1998, How the Microscope was Born, (presentation)London: Royal Institution discussion evening, 1 December,1800-1900h.

McCrone, Walter, 1998, review of BJF presentations at Inter Micro 98, The Microscope, 46(4): 228, 230, 240.

Zanishbe, T, 1998, cites Images of Science, q.v., [in]Serials Librarian, 35: 197.

Winter, W., 1998, Scientist and broadcaster Brian J Ford (with colour photograph of BJF), Peterborough Evening Telegraph:8, 1 December.

BJF, 1999, 'Genes, the Fight for Life', London: Cassells; New York, Sterling Publications;248pp ISBN 0-304-35019-2, £14.99 (released in December 1998).

BJF, 1999, Eighteenth Century Scientific Publishing,(chapter), in press.

BJF, 1999, Hidden Secrets at the Royal Society Archive(chapter), in press.

BJF, 1999, Scientific Illustration in the Eighteenth Century,(chapter), in press.

BJF, 1999, Sensitive Souls - How Plants and Animals Communicate, (book), in press.

BJF, 1999, Future Food (book) now contracted. See bibliography for 1999.

Move on to 1999 or back to 1997.