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Shaking the Foundation: Charles Darwin and the Theory of Evolution

Part biography, part science, part history, this provocatively titled book takes readers from the Industrial Revolution through today, explaining how Darwin developed his theory of evolution.  Darwin never actually used the term “evolution”-he most often used the phrase “descent with … Continue reading

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The Frog Scientist

Turner, Pamela S.  Photographs by Andy Comins.  The Frog Scientist.  Houghton Mifflin Books for Children. 2009. ISBN 978-0-618-71716-3. The Frog Scientist, is such an amazing book.  It’s about this research scientist, Dr. Tyrone Hayes, who works at UC Berkeley.  Now … Continue reading

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