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The Resource Undeniable : evolution and the science of creation, by Bill Nye ; edited by Corey S. Powell

Undeniable : evolution and the science of creation, by Bill Nye ; edited by Corey S. Powell

Label
Undeniable : evolution and the science of creation
Title
Undeniable
Title remainder
evolution and the science of creation
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Nye ; edited by Corey S. Powell
Title variation
Evolution and the science of creation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Revealing the mechanics of evolutionary theory, the scientist, engineer, and inventor presents a compelling argument for the scientific unviability of creationism and insists that creationism's place in the science classroom is harmful to the future of the greater world
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nye, Bill
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH45.5
LC item number
.N94 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Powell, Corey S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Creationism
  • Religion and science
Label
Undeniable : evolution and the science of creation, by Bill Nye ; edited by Corey S. Powell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Me and you and evolution, too -- The great creationism debate -- Creation and the second law of thermodynamics -- Bottom-up design -- A deep dive into deep time -- On the origin of evolution -- Lamarck and his not-acquired traits -- My prom and sexual selection -- The tale of the red queen -- Dogs are all dogs -- The tree of life--or is it a bush? -- Biodiversity comes in the territory -- Fossil records and explosions -- Mass extinctions and you -- Ancient dinosaurs and the asteroid text -- Punctuated equilibrium -- Contingency, bottlenecking, and founding -- Mosquitos in the tube -- Convergence, analogy, and homology -- What good is half a wing? -- Human bodies are walking, talking, and good-enough -- Evolution is why we don't believe in evolution -- Micro or macro--ist's all evolution -- Michael Faraday and the joy of discovery -- Medicine and you--evolution at the doctor's office -- Antibiotic drug resistance--evolution strikes back -- The irresistable urge of altruism -- Games species play -- Costly signals -- Genetically modified foods--what the GMF? -- Human cloning--not cool -- Our skin colors -- Is the human species still evolving? -- Astrobiologically speaking : is anyone there? -- The sparks that started it all -- A second genesis--of life? -- Life's cosmic imperative
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250007131
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014027163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky261532789
  • (OCoLC)876667550
  • 882540
Label
Undeniable : evolution and the science of creation, by Bill Nye ; edited by Corey S. Powell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Me and you and evolution, too -- The great creationism debate -- Creation and the second law of thermodynamics -- Bottom-up design -- A deep dive into deep time -- On the origin of evolution -- Lamarck and his not-acquired traits -- My prom and sexual selection -- The tale of the red queen -- Dogs are all dogs -- The tree of life--or is it a bush? -- Biodiversity comes in the territory -- Fossil records and explosions -- Mass extinctions and you -- Ancient dinosaurs and the asteroid text -- Punctuated equilibrium -- Contingency, bottlenecking, and founding -- Mosquitos in the tube -- Convergence, analogy, and homology -- What good is half a wing? -- Human bodies are walking, talking, and good-enough -- Evolution is why we don't believe in evolution -- Micro or macro--ist's all evolution -- Michael Faraday and the joy of discovery -- Medicine and you--evolution at the doctor's office -- Antibiotic drug resistance--evolution strikes back -- The irresistable urge of altruism -- Games species play -- Costly signals -- Genetically modified foods--what the GMF? -- Human cloning--not cool -- Our skin colors -- Is the human species still evolving? -- Astrobiologically speaking : is anyone there? -- The sparks that started it all -- A second genesis--of life? -- Life's cosmic imperative
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250007131
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014027163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky261532789
  • (OCoLC)876667550
  • 882540

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