A fun and informative guide that shows what life is, how it works and why biology is more exciting today than ever before. Topics include characteristics of life, the human body, plants, evolution, ecology and the scientific method, all illustrated with humorous pictures and diagrams. Includes topical issues such as new discoveries, how the work of biologists can help protect the planet and stem cell research. With simple experiments to aid learning and internet links to recommended websites to find out more.
“This book will capture and challenge biology fans of any age.” Dr. Gemma Balmer