Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body

Neil Shubin

Details on an enormous New Discovery incorporated in a brand new AfterwordWhy can we glance the way in which we do? Neil Shubin, the paleontologist and professor of anatomy who co-discovered Tiktaalik, the “fish with hands,” tells the tale of bodies as you have got by no means heard it prior to. by way of analyzing fossils and DNA, he exhibits us that our palms truly resemble fish fins, our heads are equipped like long-extinct jawless fish, and significant components of our genomes glance and serve as like these of worms and bacteria. Your internal Fish makes us examine ourselves and our global in an illuminating new mild. this can be technology writing at its finest—enlightening, obtainable and informed with impossible to resist enthusiasm.

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