Engineering Animals

Engineering Animals

How Life Works

eBook - 2011
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From an engineer's perspective, how do specialized adaptations among living things really work? Writing with wit and a richly informed sense of wonder, Denny and Alan offer an expert look at animals--including humans--as works of evolutionary engineering, each exquisitely adapted to a specific manner of survival.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011
ISBN: 9780674060852
0674060857
0674048547
9780674048546
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 385 p.) : ill
Additional Contributors: McFadzean, Alan 1958-

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Sep 13, 2016

Excellent book, this is the 2nd time I've checked it out, because I understand a lot more about biology than before. This is geared more toward people who really want to know how things work, not just the casual pop-science fan.

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