Robert talks with noted author and paleontologist Stephen Jay Gould. They discuss Gould's new book, "Questioning the Millennium: A Rationalist's Guide to a Precisely Arbitrary Countdown," which focuses on the cultural frenzy surrounding the approach of the next millennium. (STATIONS: "Questioning the Millennium" is published by Harmony Books.



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