Within a single captivating narrative, John Bonner combines an intensely personal memoir of scientific progress and an overview of what we now know about living things. Bonner, a major participant in the development of biology as an experimental science, draws on his life-long study of slime molds for an understanding of the life cycle-the foundation of all biology. In an age of increasing specialization and fragmentation among subfields of biology, this is a unique work of reflection and integration.
Originally published in 1993.
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|Size: ||18.2 MB|
|Publisher: ||Princeton University Press|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781400872770 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|