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The Resource The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man, Michael Tennesen

The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man, Michael Tennesen

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The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man
Title
The next species
Title remainder
the future of evolution in the aftermath of man
Statement of responsibility
Michael Tennesen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Delving into the history of the planet and based on reports and interviews with scientists, a science writer--traveling to rain forests, canyons, craters, and caves all over the world to explore the potential winners and losers of the next era of evolution--describes what life on earth could look like after the next mass extinction
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tennesen, Michael
Dewey number
576.8
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.T465 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Mass extinctions
  • Nature
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The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man, Michael Tennesen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The geologic time scale -- We have no idea what we're in for -- Visit to the past. A mass extinction : the crime scene ; Original synergy ; The ground below the theories ; Evolving our way toward another species -- Warning : danger ahead. Warning sign I : the soil ; Warning sign II : our bodies ; Warning sign III : squid anad sperm whales -- No-man's-land. The end ; The long renewal ; Troubled seas : the future of the oceans ; Predators will scramble -- Now what? The decline and return of megafauna ; Invaders top Mars? ; Is human evolution dead? ; Beyond homo sapiens
Control code
1594728
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 322 pages
Isbn
9781451677515
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014037267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1594728
  • (Sirsi) 1594728
  • (OCoLC)883148181
Label
The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man, Michael Tennesen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The geologic time scale -- We have no idea what we're in for -- Visit to the past. A mass extinction : the crime scene ; Original synergy ; The ground below the theories ; Evolving our way toward another species -- Warning : danger ahead. Warning sign I : the soil ; Warning sign II : our bodies ; Warning sign III : squid anad sperm whales -- No-man's-land. The end ; The long renewal ; Troubled seas : the future of the oceans ; Predators will scramble -- Now what? The decline and return of megafauna ; Invaders top Mars? ; Is human evolution dead? ; Beyond homo sapiens
Control code
1594728
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 322 pages
Isbn
9781451677515
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014037267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1594728
  • (Sirsi) 1594728
  • (OCoLC)883148181

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