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The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease (Vintage)
The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease (Vintage)
by Daniel Lieberman
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In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman—chair of the department of human evolutionary biology at Harvard University and a leader in the field—gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over... (read more)

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Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators
Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators
by David Fischer
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Pollinators play a vital role in ecosystem health as well as being essential to maintaining food security. With significant declines in both managed and wild pollinator populations in recent years scientists and regulators have sought answers to the... (read more)

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Poison: Sinister Species with Deadly Consequences
Poison: Sinister Species with Deadly Consequences
by Mark Siddall
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Beware: it's a poisonous world—and this is the ultimate guide to surviving nature at her most toxic! Journeying from the plains of the outback to the jungles of Madagascar, Dr. Mark Siddall, curator of Invertebrate Zoology at the American... (read more)

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Suspicious Minds: How Culture Shapes Madness
Suspicious Minds: How Culture Shapes Madness
by Ian Gold
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Combining extraordinary true stories with the latest research, Joel and Ian Gold take us on a wild journey through the delusional brain to explore the intersection of neuroscience, biology, and culture.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;Mr. A. was admitted to... (read more)

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The GMO Deception: What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment a
The GMO Deception: What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment a
by Sheldon Krimsky
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Seventy-five percent of processed foods on supermarket shelves—from soda to soup, crackers to condiments—contain genetically engineered ingredients. The long-term effects of these foods on human health and ecology are still unknown, and public... (read more)

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Prairie Dog Empire: A Saga of the Shortgrass Prairie
Prairie Dog Empire: A Saga of the Shortgrass Prairie
by Paul A. Johnsgard
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This book by the renowned naturalist and writer Paul A. Johnsgard tells the complex biological and environmental story of the western Great Plains under the black-tailed prairie dogs reign—and then under a brief but devastating century of human... (read more)

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Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design
Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design
by Stephen C. Meyer
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When Charles Darwin finished The Origin of Species, he thought that he had explained every clue, but one. Though his theory could explain many facts, Darwin knew that there was a significant event in the history of life that his theory did not explain... (read more)

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Science for Sale: How the Us Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top
Science for Sale: How the Us Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top
by David L. Lewis
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When Speaker Newt Gingrich greeted Dr. David Lewis in his office overlooking the National Mall, he looked at Dr. Lewis and said: “You know youre going to be fired for this, dont you?” “I know,” Dr. Lewis replied, “I just... (read more)

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Stilwater: Finding Wild Mercy in the Outback
Stilwater: Finding Wild Mercy in the Outback
by Rafael Routson De Grenade
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A young woman is airlifted to join a small crew on an abandoned Australian cattle station and drags feral cattle in from the wild, resulting in a spellbinding story that challenges notions of wildness and domestication, contrasting the pastoral with the... (read more)

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Things That Are: Essays
Things That Are: Essays
by Amy Leach
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From the cosmic to the quotidian, this collection of essays by Amy Leach asks us to reconsider our kinship with the wild world. The debut collection of a writer whose accolades precede her: a Whiting Award, a Rona Jaffe Award, a Best American Essays... (read more)

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Wild Connection: What Animal Courtship and Mating Tell Us about Human Relationships
Wild Connection: What Animal Courtship and Mating Tell Us about Human Relationships
by Jennifer L Verdolin
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Wild Kingdom meets Sex and the City in this scientific perspective on dating and relationships. A specialist in animal behavior compares the courtship rituals and mating behaviors of animals to their human equivalents, revealing the many and often... (read more)

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In Praise of Darwin: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer
In Praise of Darwin: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer
by J. David Pleins
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George John Romanes, close friend and colleague of Darwin, remains a terribly misunderstood figure in the history of evolutionary science. Although his scientific contributions have been valued, his religious journey has been either neglected or... (read more)

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Ex-Vivo and In-Vivo Optical Molecular Pathology
Ex-Vivo and In-Vivo Optical Molecular Pathology
by J Popp
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The book has been created in a unique collaboration between clinicians and physicists creating an unmatched overview of a new generation of diagnostic tools in clinical pathology. The introductory 3 chapters give an up-to date status and limitations of... (read more)

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Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of Species
Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of Species
by James T Costa
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Charles Darwin is often credited with discovering evolution through natural selection, but the idea was not his alone. The naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace, working independently, saw the same process at work in the natural world and elaborated much the... (read more)

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Animal Wisdom: Learning from the Spiritual Lives of Animals (Sacred Activism)
Animal Wisdom: Learning from the Spiritual Lives of Animals (Sacred Activism)
by Linda Bender
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During the 14 years that LINDA BENDER spent living in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, her veterinary work included the rescue, rehabilitation, and protection of wildlife. Her interest in spirituality and healing led her to found the Mind the... (read more)

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In Praise of Darwin: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer
In Praise of Darwin: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer
by J. David Pleins
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George John Romanes, close friend and colleague of Darwin, remains a terribly misunderstood figure in the history of evolutionary science. Although his scientific contributions have been valued, his religious journey has been either neglected or... (read more)

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RNA Regulation 2 Volume Set
RNA Regulation 2 Volume Set
by Robert A. (edt) Meyers
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Based on one of the leading encyclopedic resources in cell and molecular biology worldwide, this two-volume work contains more than 75% new content, not previously published in the Encyclopedia. All the other chapters have been carefully updated. The... (read more)

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The Biologist's Imagination: Innovation in the Biosciences
The Biologist's Imagination: Innovation in the Biosciences
by William Hoffman
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Scholars and policymakers alike agree that innovation in the biosciences is key to future growth. The field continues to shift and expand, and it is certainly changing the way people live their lives in a variety of ways. But despite the lion's share of... (read more)

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Quantitative Genetics in the Wild
Quantitative Genetics in the Wild
by Anne Charmantier
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Although the field of quantitative genetics - the study of the genetic basis of variation in quantitative characteristics such as body size, or reproductive success - is almost 100 years old, its application to the study of evolutionary processes in wild... (read more)

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The Tangled Bank: An Introduction to Evolution
The Tangled Bank: An Introduction to Evolution
by Alison E. H. Perkins
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