Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

What separates your mind from an animals Maybe you think its your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and futureall traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planets preeminent species But in recent decades, these claims have eroded, or even been disproven

The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene

People commonly view evolution as a process of competition between individualsknown as survival of the fittestwith the individual representing the unit of selection Richard Dawkins offers a controversial reinterpretation of that idea in The Extended Phenotype, now being reissued to coincide with

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

Alternate Cover Edition ISBN 1439107955 ISBN13 9781439107959 The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane biography of cancerfrom its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a