Oxford University Press Books
Books editi da Oxford University Press con argomento Adaptation
Schwab Ivan R.
Fernald Russell Ph.D. (FRW)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2011
"With predation and carnivory as catalysts, the first known eye appeared in a trilobite during the Cambrian explosion approximately 543 million years ago. This period was a crucible of evolution and teemed with anatomic creativity although the journey to formed vision actually began billions of years before that....
The Biology of Human Survival
Piantadosi Claude A.
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover)
The range of environments in which people can survive is extensive, yet most of the natural world cannot support human life. The Biology of Human Survival identifies the key determinants of life or death in extreme environments from a physiologist's perspective, integrating modern concepts of stress, tolerance, and...