The Runners-Up

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Science  17 Dec 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5448, pp. 2239-2243
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5448.2239

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Science honors nine additional major discoveries in fields that span the universe, from the edgy dance of subatomic particles to the biological wizardry that imprints memories.

Genomics Speeds Ahead

How the Other Half Cools

Rally for Ribosomes

Plentiful Planets

Making Memories

Flat and Happy

New Light on Photonics

Tracking Distant Ancestors

Mystery Flashes Unveiled