Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466879327
Size: 61.80 MB
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Each chapter in this beautifully written book focuses on a unique species--from the charismatic northern white rhinoceros to the infamous passenger pigeon--and the people entwined in the animals' fates.

Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 113727929X
Size: 67.64 MB
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This colorful trip to the leading and controversial edge of biology and bioethics examines how conservation and technology is putting humans at the helm of evolution

Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Trade
ISBN: 9781137279293
Size: 44.18 MB
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Each chapter in this beautifully written book focuses on a unique species--from the charismatic northern white rhinoceros to the infamous passenger pigeon--and the people entwined in the animals' fates.

How To Clone A Mammoth

Author: Beth Shapiro
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400865484
Size: 78.31 MB
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The science says yes. In How to Clone a Mammoth, Beth Shapiro, evolutionary biologist and pioneer in "ancient DNA" research, walks readers through the astonishing and controversial process of de-extinction.

Bring Back The King

Author: Helen Pilcher
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472912284
Size: 22.41 MB
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READ THIS BOOK – the King commands it.

Great Feuds In Medicine

Author: Hal Hellman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471347574
Size: 49.23 MB
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From William Harvey’s 17th-century battle with the medical establishment over his discovery that blood circulates and Jonas Salk’s legendary fight with Albert Sabin over polio vaccinations (a fight Salk ultimately lost) to the nasty ...

We Bought A Zoo

Author: Benjamin Mee
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007283768
Size: 48.74 MB
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Chuck it all in and buy a zoo? Why not? thought Benjamin Mee, unaware of the grim living conditions, creditors and escaped big cat that lay in wait...

A Gap In Nature

Author: Tim Fridtjof Flannery
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN: 9780871137975
Size: 32.64 MB
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Introduces the many animal species that became extinct over the past five centuries as the result of European expansion into various parts of the world, including the great auk, Carolina parakeet, thylacine, and passenger pigeon.

Game Changer

Author: Glen Martin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520266269
Size: 73.16 MB
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Assesses the rising influence of the animal rights movement in Africa to find that the policies championed by animal welfare groups could lead paradoxically to the elimination of the very species that are the most cherished.

100 Heartbeats

Author: Jeff Corwin
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781605293240
Size: 44.73 MB
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In 100 Heartbeats, Jeff Corwin provides an urgent portrait of the wildlife teetering on the brink.