Call Me Melville, Based on New Word Use
Submitted by Pete on December 11, 2009 - 12:09pm
From <a href="http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=call-me-melville-based-on-new-word-09-12-11">Scientific American,</a> the results of a new study, "Thieves may leave fingerprints at the scene of a crime. But does an author leave a metaphorical fingerprint on the book? The answer may be yes, according to a study published in the New Journal of Physics."