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Life's Edge

The Search for What It Means to Be Alive

Carl Zimmer

We all assume we know what life is, but the more scientists learn about the living world--from protocells to brains, from zygotes to pandemic viruses--the harder they find it is to locate life's edge.Carl Zimmer investigates one of the biggest questions of all: What is life? The answer seems obvious until you try to seriously answer it. Is the appl...
Publish Date
March 9
Goodreads rating
Mar 31, 2021
It always gratifies me deeply when my science books are received well by science-fiction folks! Here’s a review of Life’s Edge at Fantasy Literature.      source
Mar 30, 2021
If you haven't picked up a copy of Carl Zimmer's wonderful book, Life's Edge, you are missing out.      source