W W Norton Co Inc Hardcover Books
Books pubblicati nella collana W W Norton Co Inc Hardcover con argomento Evolution Biology
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Hardcover) , 2009
How did life invent itself? Where did DNA come from? How did consciousness develop? Powerful new research methods are providing vivid insights into the makeup of life. Comparing gene sequences, examining atomic structures of proteins, and looking into the geochemistry of rocks have helped explain evolution in...
Endless Forms Most Beautiful
Carroll Sean B.
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Hardcover) , 2005
Evo Devo is evolutionary developmental biology, the third revolution in evolutionary biology. The first was marked by the publication of The Origin of Species. The second occurred in the early twentieth century, when Darwin's theories were merged with the study of genetics. Now the insights of Evo Devo are astonishing...
Bergstrom Carl T.
Dugatkin Lee Alan
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Hardcover) , 2016
Evolution presents foundational concepts through a contemporary framework of population genetics and phylogenetics that is enriched by current research and stunning art. In every chapter, new critical thinking questions and expanded end-of-chapter problems emphasizing datà interpretation reinforce the Second Edition’s...
Richness of Life
Mcgarr Paul (EDT)
Rose Steven P. R. (EDT)
Sacks Oliver W. (FRW)
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Hardcover) , 2007
"Nature is so wondrously complex and varied that almost anything possible does happen....I rejoice in [its] multifariousness and leave the chimera of certainty to politicians and preachers."—from Ever Since Darwin Upon his death in 2002, Stephen Jay Gould stood at the pinnacle among observers of the natural world,...