Death on earth : adventures in evolution and mortality / Jules Howard.
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|Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||576.8 HOWARD (Text)||33946003116816||New Books . 2nd Floor||Available||-|
|Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville||576.8 HOW (Text)||78551000527493||Non-Fiction||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9781472915078
- ISBN: 1472915070
- ISBN: 9781472915085
- ISBN: 1472915089
- Physical Description: 288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
- Publisher: London ; Bloomsbury Sigma, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|General Note:|| Includes index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| This is a dead frog. Life and death in the universe ; Senescence and what waits for the lucky few ; Fear and loathing in Birchwood ; Free radicals and the secrets within ; This is a dead frog -- The experimental pig phase. The circus under the tent ; Sex and death : the contract killer ; Coffee with the widow-maker ; Suicide, snowy owls and the executioner inside ; This is not a sheep ; The grotto salamander and the guano ; The horrid ground-weaver ; Dark matters -- Journey to the end of the shitatite. Bring out your dead ants ; Mourning has broken ; Who wants to live forever? ; No, this is a dead frog -- The meaning of the loa loa.
|Summary, etc.:|| Explores the never-ending cycle of death and its impact on the living, including the latest scientific discoveries, characteristics of animals with longevity, and cultural taboos.
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