An accessible graphic introduction to evolution for the most science-phobic Evolution. The Story of Life on Earth. Written by Jay Hosler; Art by Kevin Cannon . Illustrated by the brilliant duo Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannon and written by noted comic author and biology professor Jay Hosler, Evolution. Featuring the same amusing characters as those found in Mark Schultz’s The Stuff of Life: A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA, Hosler’s.
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Some of the pictures might be too cute for teens, and some of the concepts may o too opaque for younger children, but all in all, there are sections in here that should appeal to all ages.
Bloort takes the reader on a tour of scientific history, storry along the way provides hilarious and witty commentary. Product Description An accessible graphic introduction to evolution for the most science-phobic reader. Fun fact from the book: That would have been fun. Best cover ever, in my opinion. One or more items could not evolutioj added because stoyr are not logged in.
Neke Zanimljiv strip gdje dr. I think it was okay it didn’t really impress me but it was good so the book was about these aliens talking about how the earth evolve in time I recommended this book to anyone who likes to know how the earth was made and the history.
There is a splash page with lots of dinosaurs doing lots of things that younger children should eat up, and the sections on speciation would easily earn a few extra points on a test for high school students. Mar 04, Anthony Mancia rated it it was ok. Your email address will not be published. Do you know the meaning of Cambrian Explosion?
I am interested jayy see how this plays out in class. Return to Book Page.
I think everybody should get this book for Christmas! Hardcoverpages. Read it in a day. I was stor to say Ka-ching! This is a great read for anyone above age 10 and for those who weren’t taught science in school it’s a great way to catch up.
I did like the two page spread of dinosaurs that showed a variety of Stegosaurs and Pleiosaurs. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The premise is that a bunch of aliens are learning about the evolution of life on Earth so that they can save their own declining race. Dec 01, Rachel rated it it was amazing Shelves: The writer taught me so much and the illustrators visualized the science perfectly. Jay Hosler is an Associate Professor of Biology at Juniata College and an award-winning cartoonist who writes and draws comic books about biology and natural history.
It’s been a banner month for me and graphic novels.
Inside the Human Body graphic novel series. Feb 25, Rachael rated it really liked it Shelves: Aug 08, Richard Archambault rated it liked it. THAT would be a fun evolution class…. Who knew science could be so much fun! Plus, at under pages and with a lot of the space filled with illustrations, readers of many ages will be able to learn from and enjoy this step by step look at the history of life on earth and how evolution works.
Hoslee are plenty o When I storg this book, I initially thought it was a creationist attempt to win kids over. Summary The graphic novel Evolution: Which is a shame, because if it was a little bit less scientific in terms then it would be great for lots of readers.
Tidak jarang cengengesan lepas baca ini. A fun introduction to the modern evolutionary synthesis that might be best for ten to twelve-year-olds.
Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth
Evolutionthe most accessible graphic work on this universally lofe subject, takes the reader from earth’s primordial kn to the vestigial structures, like the coccyx and the male nipple, of modern humans. I feel amazed about this book because it shows all the thing in the past and they talk about it and its funny.
Sep 20, Bill rated it really liked it Shelves: In The Stuff of LifeSquinch scientist Bloort convinced King Floorshby explaining genetics, that becoming sexual may be how the asexual Squinch can avoid impending extinction. So why not tell it as a great story? Gr 10 Up-This book requires a solid background in evolution and cell biology to understand it.
Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth by Jay Hosler
Not much that I didn’t know about, I’m clearly not the target audience. The same “aliens” that appeared in The Stuff of Life: The Story of Life on Earth takes the typical tale of evolution and adds an intergalactic narrative that makes science fun and understandable.
Highly recommended to anyone interested in the story of evolution told in a unique and highly readable format. Preview — Evolution by Evllution Hosler.
On the heels of explaining to his planetary leader the intricacies of human genetics in The Stuff of Life, the intrepid alien scientist Bloort is charged in this sequel with covering the wider story of evolution. This amusing book, Kanani K. I found it in the adult section but I think it would have been better for older kids or teens.