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劣 Ʈ The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life library 徭 Ebook Author David Quammen אּ 劣 Ʈ The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life library 徭 Ebook Author David Quammen אּ David Quammens diligently researched and deeply considered overview of whats been going on recently in evolutionary biology is illuminating, wondrous, and gripping Also scary when it comes to thinking about the evolution of Homo sapiens This is stunning, first rate journalism Barry Lopez, author of Arctic Dreams Theres no one who writes about complex science better than David Quammen The Tangled Tree is at once fascinating, illuminating, and totally absorbing Elizabeth Kolbert, author of the Pulitzer Prize winning The Sixth Extinction The Tangled Tree is a thrilling story of some of biologys most incredible discoveries, and a rich portrait of the fascinating people behind them This is David Quammen at his best funny, tenacious, lucid, charming, and relentlessly compelling Ed Yong, author of I Contain Multitudes One of the central insights in Charles Darwins theory of evolution was that life branched like a tree And one of the revolutionary discoveries of molecular biology over a century later was that the tree of life was, in fact, a far complex maze of branches In The Tangled Tree, David Quammen offers the definitive chronicle of this profound development in our understanding of the history of life Carl Zimmer, author of She Has Her Mother s Laugh and Parasite Rex A masterful history of a new field of molecular biology An impressive account of perhaps the most unheralded scientific revolution of the 20th century A consistently engaging collection of vivid portraits of brilliant, driven, quarrelsome scientists in the process of dramatically altering the fundamentals of evolution, illuminated by the authors insightful commentary Kirkus Reviews starred review Quammen explores important questions and makes the process as well as the findings understandable and exciting to lay readers This book also proves its authors mastery in weaving various strands of a complex story into an intricate, beautiful, and gripping whole Publishers Weekly starred review Our understanding of the tree of life, with powerful implications for human genetics, human health and our own human nature, has recently completely changed.This book is about a new method of telling the story of life on earth through molecular phylogenetics It involves a fairly simple method the reading of the deep history of life by looking at the variation in protein molecules found in living organisms For instance, we now know that roughly eight per cent of the human genome arrived not through traditional inheritance from directly ancestral forms, but sideways by viral infection.In The Tangled Tree, acclaimed science writer David Quammen chronicles these discoveries through the lives of the researchers who made them such as Carl Woese, the most important little known biologist of the twentieth century Lynn Margulis, the notorious maverick whose wild ideas about mosaic creatures proved to be true and Tsutomu Wantanabe, who discovered that the scourge of antibiotic resistant bacteria is a direct result of horizontal gene transfer, bringing the deep study of genome histories to bear on a global crisis in public health.Quammen explains how molecular studies of evolution have brought startling recognitions about the tangled tree of life including where we humans fit into it Thanks to new technologies, we now have the ability to alter even our genetic composition through sideways insertions, as nature has long been doing The Tangled Tree is a brilliant exploration of our transformed understanding of evolution and of lifes history itself. 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    • Format Kindle
    • 496 pages
    • The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
    • David Quammen
    • Anglais
    • 2017-11-16T21:32+03:00