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Genetics

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  • The Selfish Geneby Richard Dawkins

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 18.99

    The 30th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new introduction from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research. - ;The... more...

  • The God Geneby Dean H. Hamer

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2005; US$ 16.95

    The overwhelming majority of Americans believe in God; this conviction has existed since the beginning of recorded time and is shared by billions around the world. In The God Gene , Dr. Dean Hamer reveals that this inclination towards religious faith is in good measure due to our genes and may even offer an evolutionary advantage by helping us get... more...

  • As the Future Catches Youby Juan Enriquez

    Crown Publishing Group 2001; US$ 13.95

    You will never look at the world in the same way after reading As the Future Catches You . Juan Enriquez puts you face to face with a series of unprecedented political, ethical, economic, and financial issues, dramatically demonstrating the cascading impact of the genetic, digital, and knowledge revolutions on your life. Genetics will be the dominant... more...

  • Max Perutz And The Secret Of Lifeby Georgina Ferry

    Random House 2010; US$ 24.71

    Few scientists have thought more deeply about their calling and its impact on humanity than Max Perutz (1914-2002). Born in Vienna, Jewish by descent, lapsed Catholic by religion, Max came to Cambridge in 1936, to join the lab of the legendary Communist thinker J.D. Bernal. In 1940 he was interned and deported to Canada as an enemy alien, only to... more...

  • The Rough Guide to Genes & Cloningby Jess Buxton; Jon Turney

    Rough Guides 2007; US$ 16.99

    What exactly is a gene? How does cloning actually work? Are designer babies a bad idea? Could we ever clone a human? The Rough Guide To Genes & Cloning answers all these questions and more. From the inside story of cells and their structure and the sleuths who cracked the genetic code to DNA cloning, twins and Dolly the sheep. Illustrated throughout... more...

  • Tomorrow's Tableby Pamela C. Ronald; R. W. Adamchak

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 15.99

    By the year 2050, Earth's population will double. If we continue with current farming practices, vast amounts of wilderness will be lost, millions of birds and billions of insects will die, and the public will lose billions of dollars as a consequence of environmental degradation. Clearly, there must be a better way to meet the need for increased... more...

  • The Singularity Is Nearby Ray Kurzweil

    Penguin Group US 2005; US$ 21.00

    For over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future. In his classic The Age of Spiritual Machines , he argued that computers would soon rival the full range of human intelligence at its best. Now he examines the next step in this inexorable evolutionary process:... more...

  • The Cloning Sourcebookby Arlene Judith Klotzko

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 18.99

    Animal cloning has developed quickly since the birth of Dolly the Sheep. What do Dolly and her fellow mouse, cow, pig, goat and monkey clones mean for science? And for society? Why do many people respond so fearfully to cloning? This book addresses these and other questions. It is useful for students, citizens, and policymakers. more...

  • Inheritanceby Sharon Moalem

    Hodder & Stoughton 2014; US$ 28.18

    Combine the counterintuitive nature of Freakonomics with the fascinating medical tales of Oliver Sacks and you have INHERITANCE -- the new book by award-winning geneticist and New York Times bestselling author Sharon Moalem that reveals how genetic breakthroughs are transforming our understanding of the world...and ourselves. more...

  • Inheritanceby Sharon Moalem

    Hodder & Stoughton 2014; Not Available

    Combine the counterintuitive nature of Freakonomics with the fascinating medical tales of Oliver Sacks and you have INHERITANCE -- the new book by award-winning geneticist and New York Times bestselling author Sharon Moalem that reveals how genetic breakthroughs are transforming our understanding of the world...and ourselves. more...