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Wonders of life : exploring the most extraordinary force in the universe

by Cox, Brian, 1968-

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Oversize q QH501.C69 2013x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Oversize
 
Call Number  q QH501.C69 2013x
 
 
Summary

In Wonders of Life: Exploring the Most Extraordinary Force in the Universe, the definitive companion to the Discovery Science Channel series, Professor Brian Cox takes us on an incredible journey to discover the most complex, diverse, and unique force in the universe: life itself.

Through his voyage of discovery, international bestselling author Brian Cox explains how the astonishing inventiveness of nature came about and uncovers the milestones in the epic journey from the origin of life to our own lives, with beautiful full-color illustrations throughout. From spectacular fountains of superheated water at the bottom of the Atlantic to the deepest rainforest, Cox seeks out the places where the biggest questions about life may be answered: What is life? Why do we need water? Why does life end?

Physicist and professor Brian Cox uncovers the secrets of life in the most unexpected locations and in the most stunning detail in this beautiful full-color volume.

Additional Information
Subjects Life (Biology)
Evolution (Biology)
Publisher New York, NY :2013
Other Titles Wonders of life :
Contributors Cohen, Andy, 1968- author.
Science Channel (Television network)
Language English
Notes "As seen on SCI, Science Channel"--Cover.
Originally published: London : Collins, 2012.
Includes index.
Description 288 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
ISBN 9780062238832 :
0062238833
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