The Vital Question

By Nick Lane


The Earth teems with life: in its oceans, forests, skies and cities. Yet there’s a black hole at the heart of biology. We do not know why complex life is the way it is, or, for that matter, how life first began. In The Vital Question, award-winning author and biochemist Nick Lane radically reframes evolutionary history, putting forward a solution t…


Published date: January 1, 2015
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction, Science

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@PorthosJon Nick Lane's stuff is excellent. Highly recommended.