Improbable Destinies

Author: Jonathan Losos
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241201942
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And what could it tell us about life on other planets? In Improbable Destinies, renowned researcher Jonathan Losos reveals what the latest breakthroughs in evolutionary biology tell us about one of the greatest ongoing debates in science.

Improbable Destinies

Author: Jonathan B. Losos
Publisher: Riverhead Books (Hardcover)
ISBN: 9780525534136
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Improbable Destinies will change the way we think and talk about evolution.

Convergent Evolution

Author: George R. McGhee
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262016427
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In this book, George McGhee describes the ubiquity of the phenomenon of convergent evolution and connects it directly to the concept of evolutionary constraint--the idea that the number of evolutionary pathways available to life are not ...

The Princeton Guide To Evolution

Author: Jonathan B. Losos
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691175874
Size: 26.41 MB
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"The Princeton Guide to Evolution is a comprehensive, concise, and authoritative reference to the major subjects and key concepts in evolutionary biology, from genes to mass extinctions.

Lizards In An Evolutionary Tree

Author: Jonathan B. Losos
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520269845
Size: 29.72 MB
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This work combines rigorous analysis and glorious natural history in a unique volume that stands with books by the Grants on Darwin's finches among the most informed and engaging accounts ever written on the evolution of a group of ...

Life S Solution

Author: Simon Conway Morris
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521603256
Size: 45.21 MB
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Going against the grain of Darwinian orthodoxy, this book is a must read for anyone grappling with the meaning of evolution and our place in the Universe.

The Man In The Monkeynut Coat

Author: Kersten T. Hall
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198704593
Size: 39.77 MB
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This title tells the story of the English physicist and molecular biologist William T. Astbury and how his work forms a previously untold chapter in the story of the discovery of the structure of DNA.

Evolution

Author: Douglas Futuyma
Publisher: Sinauer
ISBN: 9781605356051
Size: 78.89 MB
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This new edition of Evolution features a new coauthor: Mark Kirkpatrick (The University of Texas at Austin) offers additional expertise in evolutionary genetics and genomics, the fastest-developing area of evolutionary biology.

The Runes Of Evolution

Author: Simon Conway Morris
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781599474649
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Indeed this book is a celebration of how our world is (and was) populated by a riot of forms, a coruscating tapestry of life.” The Runes of Evolution is the most definitive synthesis of evolutionary convergence to be published to date.