About Life: Concepts in Modern Biology by Paul S. Agutter,Denys N. Wheatley

By Paul S. Agutter,Denys N. Wheatley

This e-book makes use of smooth organic wisdom to take on the query of what distinguishes residing organisms from the non-living international. The authors first draw on contemporary advances in mobile and molecular biology to boost an account of the dwelling nation that applies to all organisms (and in basic terms to organisms). This account is then used to discover questions on evolution, the beginning of lifestyles, and the opportunity of extraterrestrial lifestyles. the radical strategy taken by means of this ebook to matters in biology will curiosity and be obtainable to either the overall reader in addition to scholars and experts within the field.

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