Advanced Biology

Filename: advanced-biology.pdf
ISBN: 0174387326
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 800
Author: Michael Roberts
Publisher: Nelson Thornes

Download and read online Advanced Biology in PDF and EPUB Advanced Biology provides a complete coverage of the new Advanced level Biology specifications within a single textbook. Packed with up-to-date information, comprehensive explanations, clear diagrams and numerous questions, this book will help to motivate students to achives their best possible examination grade.

The Biology of Civilisation

Filename: the-biology-of-civilisation.pdf
ISBN: 0868407666
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 189
Author: Stephen Vickers Boyden
Publisher: UNSW Press

Download and read online The Biology of Civilisation in PDF and EPUB Looks at the complex interrelationships between human culture and the nature. Covering the period from the beginning of agriculture right up to the present day, it focuses on issues relating to human health and well-being and the state of our natural environment. From his vast survey, author Stephen Boyden draws some key conclusions critical to the future of humanity.

This is Biology

Filename: this-is-biology.pdf
ISBN: 0674884698
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 323
Author: Ernst Mayr
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Download and read online This is Biology in PDF and EPUB "(A) lively book . . . on how biologists study living things. . . . Its range is enormous. . . . This is an old-fashioned book, to be read slowly, more than once, and to be thought about afterward".--Ann Finkbeiner, "The New York Times Book Review". Chart.

A Guinea Pig s History of Biology

Filename: a-guinea-pig-s-history-of-biology.pdf
ISBN: 0674027132
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 499
Author: Jim Endersby
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Download and read online A Guinea Pig s History of Biology in PDF and EPUB Spotlights small and pivotal experiments that changed the course of science, including information on the study of guinea pigs, passion flowers, zebra fish, and viruses.

Ethylene in Plant Biology

Filename: ethylene-in-plant-biology.pdf
ISBN: 9780080916286
Release Date: 2012-12-02
Number of pages: 414
Author: Frederick B. Abeles
Publisher: Academic Press

Download and read online Ethylene in Plant Biology in PDF and EPUB Ethylene in Plant Biology, Second Edition provides a definitive survey of what is currently known about this structurally simplest of all plant growth regulators. This volume contains all new material plus a bibliographic guide to the complete literature of this field. Progress in molecular biology and biotechnology as well as biochemistry, plant physiology, development, regulation, and environmental aspects is covered in nine chapters co-authored by three eminent authorities in plant ethylene research. This volume is the modern text reference for all researchers and students of ethylene in plant and agricultural science. Completely updated Concise, readable style for students and professional Contains an extensive bibliographic guide to the original literature Well illustrated with diagrams and photographs Thorough coverage of: ethylene and ethephon roles and effects stress ethylene, biosynthesis of ethylene, molecular biology of ethylene, action of ethylene, agricultural uses of ethylene


Filename: biology.pdf
ISBN: 0199147663
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 126
Author: Adam Johnstone
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Download and read online Biology in PDF and EPUB Frustrated with exam guides that provide mainly content and only a few questions? Or the opposite, with just practice questions but with no content for support? Oxford Facts and Practice are here to help and they do just what they say on the cover: give facts and practice for A Level. DT All that students need to know in 56 pages DT Designed for the new A- and AS-Level specifications, each book starts with tips on exam technique and a description of the main specifications DT Theauthors all work in a tutorial college and are very experienced in preparing students for examinations from all of the exam groups. DT The books have been extensively trialled to ensure that they provide lucid explanations at the right level of detail

The Biology and Culture of Tilapias

Filename: the-biology-and-culture-of-tilapias.pdf
ISBN: 9789710400041
Release Date: 1982
Number of pages: 432
Author: Roger S. V. Pullin
Publisher: WorldFish

Download and read online The Biology and Culture of Tilapias in PDF and EPUB

The Biology of the Muscidae of the World

Filename: the-biology-of-the-muscidae-of-the-world.pdf
ISBN: 9061931398
Release Date: 1985-02-28
Number of pages: 550
Author: Peter Skidmore
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online The Biology of the Muscidae of the World in PDF and EPUB

Practical Conservation Biology

Filename: practical-conservation-biology.pdf
ISBN: 9780643090897
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 609
Author: David Lindenmayer

Download and read online Practical Conservation Biology in PDF and EPUB Practical Conservation Biology covers the complete array of topics that are central to conservation biology and natural resource management, thus providing the essential framework for under-graduate and post-graduate courses in these subject areas. Written by two of the world's leading environment experts, it is a "must have" reference for environment professionals in government, non-government and industry sectors. The book reflects the latest thinking on key topics such as extinction risks, losses of genetic variability, threatening processes, fire effects, landscape fragmentation, habitat loss and vegetation clearing, reserve design, sustainable harvesting of natural populations, population viability analysis, risk assessment, conservation biology policy, human population growth and its impacts on biodiversity. Practical Conservation Biology deals primarily with the Australian context but also includes many overseas case studies. The book is the most comprehensive assessment of conservation topics in Australia and one of the most comprehensive worldwide.

Evolutionary Biology of Aging

Filename: evolutionary-biology-of-aging.pdf
ISBN: 0198022727
Release Date: 1994-10-27
Number of pages: 240
Author: Michael R. Rose
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Download and read online Evolutionary Biology of Aging in PDF and EPUB This unique book looks at the biology of aging from a fundamentally new perspective, one based on evolutionary theory rather than traditional concepts which emphasize molecular and cellular processes. The basis for this approach lies in the fact that natural selection, as a powerful determining force, tends to decline in importance with age. Many of the characteristics we associate with aging, the author argues, are more the result of this decline than any mechanical imperative contained within organic structures. This theory in turn yields the most fruitful avenues for seeking answers to the problem of aging, and should be recognized as the intellectual core of gerontology and the foundation for future research. The author ably surveys the vast literature on aging, presenting mathematical, experimental, and comparative findings to illustrate and support the central thesis. The result is the first complete synthesis of this vital field. Evolutionary biologists, gerontologists, and all those concerned with the science of aging will find it a stimulating, strongly argued account.

Biology First

Filename: biology-first.pdf
ISBN: 0199147310
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 128
Author: George Bethell
Publisher: Oxford

Download and read online Biology First in PDF and EPUB Features:Topics presented over two or four pages in an information-based, no-nonsense approachQuestions and activities to check understanding of the main ideas and to prepare for examsMaterial that will stimulate, challenge and motivate the brightest and most able students

Some Mathematical Problems in Biology

Filename: some-mathematical-problems-in-biology.pdf
ISBN: 0821897055
Release Date: 1968-12-31
Number of pages: 117
Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

Download and read online Some Mathematical Problems in Biology in PDF and EPUB Presents a model for biological clocks, and covers topics in ecology and evolutionary genetics.

Australian Mammals

Filename: australian-mammals.pdf
ISBN: 0643066357
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 524
Author: Stephen M. Jackson

Download and read online Australian Mammals in PDF and EPUB Provides practical guidance in the husbandry of Australian marsupials and other mammals. It dedicates a chapter to each group of animals and gives details on its biology, housing, capture and restraint, transport, diet, breeding, artificial rearing, behaviour and behaviouran enrichment.

Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians

Filename: biology-and-evolution-of-crocodylians.pdf
ISBN: 9781486300686
Release Date: 2015-01-15
Number of pages: 672
Author: Gordon Grigg

Download and read online Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians in PDF and EPUB Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians is a comprehensive review of current knowledge about the world's largest and most famous living reptiles. Gordon Grigg's authoritative and accessible text and David Kirshner's stunning interpretive artwork and colour photographs combine expertly in this contemporary celebration of crocodiles, alligators, caimans and gharials. This book showcases the skills and capabilities that allow crocodylians to live how and where they do. It covers the biology and ecology of the extant species, conservation issues, crocodylian–human interaction and the evolutionary history of the group, and includes a vast amount of new information; 25 per cent of 1100 cited publications have appeared since 2007. Richly illustrated with more than 500 colour photographs and black and white illustrations, this book will be a benchmark reference work for crocodylian biologists, herpetologists and vertebrate biologists for years to come.

The Biology of Blue green Algae

Filename: the-biology-of-blue-green-algae.pdf
ISBN: 0520023447
Release Date: 1973-01-01
Number of pages: 676
Author: N. G. Carr
Publisher: Univ of California Press

Download and read online The Biology of Blue green Algae in PDF and EPUB