The Double Helix by James D. Watson

The Double Helix by James D. Watson ePUB | History | 11.8MB By identifying the structure of DNA, the molecule of life, Francis Crick and James Watson revolutionized biochemistry & won themselves a Nobel Prize. At the time, Watson was only 24, a young scientist hungry to make his...

Know This by John Brockman

Know This: Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries, and Developments by John Brockman Know This asks: What do you consider the most interesting and important recent scientific news? The latest volume in the bestselling series from Edge.org -- dubbed ''the world's smartest website'' by the...

Life: The Leading Edge of Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Anthropology, and Environmental Science by John Brockman

The newest addition to John Brockman's Edge.org series explores life itself, bringing together the world's leading biologists, geneticists, and evolutionary theorists--including Richard Dawkins, Edward O. Wilson, J. Craig Venter, and Freeman Dyson. Scientists' understanding of life is progressing more rapidly than at any point in human...

Land and Labour by Martin Empson

Land and Labour: Marxism, Ecology and Human History by Martin Empson Martin Empson draws on a Marxist understanding of history to grapple with the contradictory potential of our relationship with our environment. In so doing he shows that human action is key, both to the destruction of...

Essentials of Stem Cell Biology, Third Edition

First developed as an accessible abridgement of the successful Handbook of Stem Cells, Essentials of Stem Cell Biology serves the needs of the evolving population of scientists, researchers, practitioners, and students embracing the latest advances in stem cells. Representing the combined effort of 7 editors and...

The Brain: The Story of You

Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence. What is reality? Who are “you”? How...