Rise of the necrofauna : the science, ethics, and risks of de-extinction / Britt Wray ; foreword by George Church.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Princeton PL - Princeton||591.68 Wra (Text)||30890000663037||New Adult Materials Upper level||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1771641649
- ISBN: 9781771641647
- Physical Description: ix, 293 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Vancouver ; Greystone Books, 
- Copyright: ©2017
|General Note:|| "David Suzuki Institute."
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-283) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Foreword / by George Church -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: How is de-extinction done? -- Chapter 2: Why is de-extinction important? -- Chapter 3: What species are good contenders, and why? -- Chapter 4: Why recreate the woolly mammoth? -- Chapter 5: Can billions of passenger pigeons rebound, and should they? -- Chapter 6: How might we regulate this new wilderness? -- Chapter 7: Can de-extinction save species on the brink? -- Chapter 8: Is some knowledge too dangerous?
|Summary, etc.:|| A provocative look at the controversial new science of de-extinction and the ethical questions it raises.
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