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Serengeti Rules

The Quest to Discover How Life Works and Why It Matters - With a new Q&A with the author

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How does life work? How does nature produce the right numbers of zebras and lions on the African savanna, or fish in the ocean? How do our bodies produce the right numbers of cells in our organs and bloodstream? In The Serengeti Rules, award-winning biologist and author Sean Carroll tells the stories of the pioneering scientists who sought the answers to such simple yet profoundly important questions, and shows how their discoveries matter for our health and the health of the planet we depend upon. One of the most important revelations about the natural world is that everything is regulated - there are rules that regulate the amount of every molecule in our bodies and rules that govern the numbers of every animal and plant in the wild. And the most surprising revelation about the rules that regulate life at such different scales is that they are remarkably similar - there is a common underlying logic of life. Carroll recounts how our deep knowledge of the rules and logic of the human body has spurred the advent of revolutionary life-saving medicines, and makes the compelling case that it is now time to use the Serengeti Rules to heal our ailing planet.
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"In this remarkably engaging book, Carroll . . . persuasively argues that life at all levels of complexity is self-regulated, from the inner workings of cells to the larger relationships governing the Serengeti ecosystem. . . . Carroll superbly animates biological principles while providing important insights."--Publishers Weekly
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Sean B. Carroll is an award-winning scientist, writer, educator, and executive producer. He is vice president for science education at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and professor of molecular biology and genetics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. His books include
Endless Forms Most Beautiful,
Brave Genius, and
Remarkable Creatures, which was a finalist for the National Book Award for nonfiction.
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 288
Erscheinungsdatum 01.04.2017
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-691-17568-3
Verlag Princeton Univers. Press
Maße (L/B/H) 20,3/13,1/3 cm
Gewicht 361 g
Abbildungen mit 44 Illustrationen
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