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Award-winning, celebrated New York Times columnist and science writer Carl Zimmer presents a history of our understanding of heredity in this sweeping, resonating overview of a force that shaped human society - a force set to shape our future even more radically.

Produktbeschreibung
Award-winning, celebrated New York Times columnist and science writer Carl Zimmer presents a history of our understanding of heredity in this sweeping, resonating overview of a force that shaped human society - a force set to shape our future even more radically.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Pan Macmillan
  • Artikelnr. des Verlages: 71798
  • Seitenzahl: 672
  • Erscheinungstermin: 13. Juni 2019
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 195mm x 131mm x 45mm
  • Gewicht: 462g
  • ISBN-13: 9781509818556
  • ISBN-10: 1509818553
  • Artikelnr.: 54760800
Autorenporträt
Carl Zimmer writes the Matter column for the New York Times and has contributed to the Atlantic, National Geographic, Time, and Scientific American. He has won the Stephen Jay Gould Prize among many other awards for his journalism. Zimmer teaches science writing at Yale University. His previous books include Parasite Rex, Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea, and Microcosm, which was shortlisted for the Los Angeles Times Science Book Prize and longlisted for the Royal Society Science Book Prize.
Inhaltsangabe
Unit
Part I: A Stroke on the Cheek Chapter
1: The Light Trifle of His Substance Chapter
2: Traveling Across the Face of Time Chapter
3: This Race Should End with Them Chapter
4: Attagirl Unit
Part II: Wayward DNA Chapter
5: An Evening's Revelry Chapter
6: The Sleeping Branches Chapter
7: Individual Z Chapter
8: Mongrels Chapter
9: Nine Foot High Complete Chapter
10: Ed and Fred Unit
Part III: Other Channels Chapter
11: Ex Ovo Omnia Chapter
12: Witches'
Broom Chapter
13: Chimeras Unit
Part IV: Other Channels Chapter
14: You, My Friend, Are a Wonderland Chapter
15: Flowering Monsters Chapter
16: The Teachable Ape Unit
Part V: The Sun Chariot Chapter
17: Yet Did He Greatly Dare Chapter
18: Orphaned at Conception Chapter
19: The Planet's Heirs