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  • Algae and Cyanobacteria in Extreme Environmentsby Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 419.00

    Algae and Cyanobacteria in Extreme Environments is a unique collection of essays, contributed by leading scientists from around the world, devoted to algae ? and some related microbes ? observed in unexpected harsh habitats, which it seems are an oasis or Garden of Eden for these organisms. This timely book on Extremophilic algae, including its especially... more...

  • Life as We Know Itby Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 549.00

    Life As we Know It ["LAKI"] covers several aspects of Life, ranging from the prebiotic level, origin of life, evolution of prokaryotes to eukaryotes and finally to various affairs of human beings. Although it is hard to define Life, one can, however, characterize it and describe its features. Topics treated are categories of bacteria, algae and fungi,... more...

  • Red Algae in the Genomic Ageby Joseph Seckbach; David J. Chapman

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 329.00

    Covering modern biology and the speciation of the red algae (Rhodophytia) from unicellular Cyandidia up to macrocellular sea weeds, this book describes a range of topics from cave algae in Chile, to genomes of red algae including carbohydrates, physiological mechanisms and relationship between red algae and neurodegenerative disease, organellar-nuclear... more...

  • Microbial Matsby Joseph Seckbach; Aharon Oren

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 329.00

    This book provides information about microbial mats, from early fossils to modern mats located in marine and terrestrial environments. Microbial mats ? layered biofilms containing different types of cells ? are most complex systems in which representatives of various groups of organisms are found together. Among them are cyanobacteria and eukaryotic... more...

  • All Flesh Is Grassby Joseph Seckbach; Zvy Dubinsky

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 279.00

    This book traces the interrelation of plants and animals from early terrestrial life to modern agriculture. Thirty-eight authors offer studies describing carnivorous plants, nectar-producing plants, and the harnessing of bees by humans, to pollinate crops. more...

  • Symbioses and Stressby Joseph Seckbach; Martin Grube

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 329.00

    Symbioses and Stress examines how organisms in tight symbiotic associations cope with abiotic and biotic stress. Presenting new findings on symbioses by experts and leading scholars in the field, this volume complements courses and lectures in biology and genetics. more...

  • STROMATOLITES: Interaction of Microbes with Sedimentsby Vinod Tewari; Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 279.00

    This overview of the latest information about the formation of stromatolites sees 83 experts from 27 countries presenting reviewed chapters that cover everything from ancient and modern examples of stromatolites to the latest instrumental study techniques. more...

  • Divine Action and Natural Selectionby Joseph Seckbach; Richard Gordon

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2008; US$ 129.00

    The debate between divine action, or faith, and natural selection, or science, is garnering tremendous interest. This book ventures well beyond the usual, contrasting American Protestant and atheistic points of view, and also includes the perspectives of Jews, Muslims, and Roman Catholics. It contains arguments from the various proponents of intelligent... more...

  • The New Avenues in Bioinformaticsby Joseph Seckbach; Eitan Rubin

    Springer 2007; US$ 249.00

    Bioinformatics has ignited the imagination of scientists, entrepreneurs and the general public. At the meeting place of two fast growth disciplines, biology and computer science Bioinformatics is one of the cornerstones of the new biology. It is clearly pivotal to the translation of high throughput projects such the human genome project into useful... more...

  • Seaweeds and their Role in Globally Changing Environmentsby Alvaro Israel; Rachel Einav; Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 359.00

    In this book, experts in the life of marine plant ecosystems in globally changing environments examine the enormous potential that microalgae and seaweed have for reducing global warming and climate change. more...

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