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By Rainer Flindt,N. Solomon

'This booklet becomes ragged with use....A labour of affection and directory. outstanding Numbers is best than googling, since it has a smart index and also you should not have to struggle through an entire load of irrelevance to get what you will have. it is also logically divided into such sections as 'Size', 'Blood' and 'Germination', and, simply if you ever are looking to payment, all of the proof are referenced. A caution although -- this addictive booklet will hold you soaking up strange little proof: dimensions of a bread mould's mitochondria anyone?' -- BBC natural world With hundreds and hundreds of tables and over 10,000 entries somebody who works or stories within the lifestyles sciences or people with a curious brain will locate distinctive solutions to many questions requiring comparative facts. This ebook is a in actual fact laid out presentation of the apparent evidence of lifestyles from all parts of biology. Biology comes alive during the proof present in this accomplished reference paintings. caution: anyone who begins to flick thru this publication won't simply cease analyzing! From the reports of the former types: 'A needs to, not just for everybody drawn to biology but in addition for all mom and dad .. `Hey mother, how lengthy does an XX live?´, or as supplementary fabric for basic schooling ..' Biotec 'For decades the booklet .. belongs to the quintessential instruments of collage lecturers and academics within the biosciences. but additionally biology academics will locate stimulating principles for his or her classes ..' Annals of Anatomy 'Facts and figures that not just tell but in addition entertain ..' Focus

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