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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...

  • Genesis - In The Beginningby Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 239.00

    This book covers several aspects of life on Earth and in Solar system and beyond. It reviews new data in the field, following current studies from gene and molecular to macro levels. 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...

  • The Algae Worldby Dinabandhu Sahoo; Joseph Seckbach

    Springer Netherlands 2015; US$ 199.00

    Algal World has been carefully written and edited with an interdisciplinary appeal and aims to bring all aspects of Algae together in one volume. The 22 chapters are divided into two different parts which have been authored by eminent researchers from across the world. The first part, Biology of Algae , contains 10 chapters dealing with the general... 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...

  • The Diatom Worldby Joseph Seckbach; Patrick Kociolek

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 279.00

    This volume presents up-to-date information on diatom classification, biology and ecology, in addition to genomics and applied uses. The text discusses the tree of life of diatoms, their classifications, the habitats and ecological spectra the group exploits, and the beauty of their form. more...

  • Divine Action and Natural Selectionby Joseph Seckbach; Richard Gordon

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2008; US$ 49.00

    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...

  • From Fossils to Astrobiologyby Joseph Seckbach; Maud Walsh

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 359.00

    This volume reviews developments in paleontology and geobiology relating to the rapidly-developing field of Astrobiology, the study of life in the Universe. Uniquely among astrobiology monographs, the book focuses on fossil evidence from the geological record. more...

  • Microbial Matsby Joseph Seckbach; Aharon Oren

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 379.00

    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...

  • The New Avenues in Bioinformaticsby Joseph Seckbach; Eitan Rubin

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 319.00

    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...