Complexity Digest 2009.22 - 19.01
Editor-in-Chief: Carlos Gershenson
Summary: Why do we age? Why cooperate? Why do so many species engage in sex? Why do the tropics have so many species? When did humans start to affect world climate? This book provides an introduction to a range of fundamental questions that have taxed evolutionary biologists and ecologists for decades. This is a book aimed at informing and inspiring anybody with an interest in ecology and evolution. It reveals to the reader the immense scope of the field, its fundamental importance, and the exciting breakthroughs that have been made in recent years.
Founding Editor: Gottfried Mayer
- Source: Big Questions in Ecology and Evolution
[ http://www.amazon.com/dp/0199548617?tag=compldiges-20&camp=0&creative=0&linkCode=as1&creativeASIN=0199548617&adid=1QGYX6JNWKFAR9877ND4& Thomas N. Sherratt, David M. Wilkinson ], Oxford University Press, 2009/04/25
- Contributed by Anton Joha - antonjohagmail.com