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

By Paul S. Agutter,Denys N. Wheatley

This ebook makes use of sleek organic wisdom to take on the query of what distinguishes dwelling organisms from the non-living global. The authors first draw on contemporary advances in phone and molecular biology to improve an account of the residing nation that applies to all organisms (and in basic terms to organisms). This account is then used to discover questions about evolution, the starting place of lifestyles, and the opportunity of extraterrestrial existence. the radical technique taken via this e-book to concerns in biology will curiosity and be available to either the final reader in addition to scholars and experts within the field.

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