50 Biology Ideas You Really Need to Know

50 Biology Ideas You Really Need to Know - 50 Ideas You Really Need to Know Series

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Publisher's Synopsis

Master the biology ideas that shape our living world.

In a series of 50 accessible essays, JV Chamary introduces and explains the fundamental processes, ideas and theories that are vital to life on Earth.

From the mysteries of sex and sleep to mass extinction and immunity, 50 Biology Ideas You Really Need to Know is a complete introduction to the most important biology concepts
in history.

Contents include: Evolution, Genes, Homeostasis, Endosymbiosis, Sex, Multicellularity, Nerves, Genetic Drift, Speciation, Convergent Evolution, Pollination, Mimicry, Laws of Inheritance, DNA, Alternative Splicing, Viruses, Epigenetics, Photosynthesis, Cancer, Differentiation, Regeneration, Morphogenesis, Memory, Sleep, Ageing, Consciousness and the Gaia Hypothesis.

Book information

ISBN: 9781529438437
Publisher: Quercus Publishing
Imprint: Greenfinch
Pub date:
DEWEY: 570.2
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 146g
Height: 112mm
Width: 178mm
Spine width: 19mm