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Cooperative Gene

Cooperative Gene

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  • 336 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781439144046 | 
  • October 2008
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Chapter One: Keeping Living Things Simple}{\par}\pard{\f0
}{\par}\pard{\f0 The magnifying Dutchman}{\par}\pard{\f0
}{\par}\pard{\f0 Life as we know it (or as most of us know it) is large and complex. Human beings are large and complex, and the familiar kinds of life around us -- on the farm, in the garden, around the house -- are similar in size and complexity to ourselves. Some familiar life forms may appear to be simple, but even they turn out on investigation to be complex. A butterfly, for example, may look relatively simple, but its internal anatomy is about as... see more

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