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Strange survivors : how organisms attack and defend in the game of life

Author: Oné R Pagán
Publisher: Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the evolutionary arms race that has raged on since life began, organisms have developed an endless variety of survival strategies. From sharp claws to brute strength, camouflage to venom--all these tools and abilities share one purpose: to keep their bearer alive long enough to reproduce, helping the species avoid extinction. Every living thing on this planet has developed a time-tested arsenal of weapons and  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pagán, Oné R.
Strange survivors.
Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2018]
(DLC) 2017058961
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oné R Pagán
ISBN: 9781944648589 1944648585
OCLC Number: 978498499
Description: 229 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The E word --
The language of life --
It all starts with a spark --
Unusual suspects --
The fast and the hangry --
The very best survival tactic of them all.
Responsibility: Oné R. Pagán.
Local System Bib Number:
ocn978498499

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Biologist explores the strange, surprising, and truly bizarre strategies that enable a variety of creatures to avoid extinction.  Read more...
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