By Richard Cowen
This textual content is designed for college kids and an individual else with an curiosity within the heritage of existence on our planet. the writer describes the organic evolution of Earth’s organisms, and reconstructs their diversifications to the lifestyles they led, and the ecology and atmosphere within which they functioned. at the grand scale, Earth is a regularly altering planet, consistently offering organisms with demanding situations. altering geography, weather, surroundings, oceanic and land environments set a degree within which organisms engage with their environments and each other, with evolutionary swap an inevitable outcome. The organisms themselves in flip can switch worldwide environments: oxygen in our surroundings is all produced by means of photosynthesis, for instance. The interaction among a altering Earth and its evolving organisms is the underlying topic of the book.
The ebook has a devoted web site which explores extra enriching info and dialogue, and gives or issues to the artwork for the publication and plenty of different photographs priceless for educating. See: www.wiley.com/go/cowen/historyoflife.
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