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Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Jeff Bell - Goodreads

Important and accessible story of a biologist's quest to unlock the connection between genetics, time, learning, love, and behavior... using fruit flies. "In one way," Weiner writes, "this is a ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Maya Lantz - Goodreads

I had to read this book for a class I was taking, and surprisingly enough it was quite an interesting read. It was written in such a way that you weren't overloaded with scientific facts, nor were you ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Clark - Goodreads

An interesting account of behavioral genetics and a kind of history of genetics over the course of about 100 years. As someone who researches clocks, it was interesting to read about the initial ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Philipp - Goodreads

A good book if your into the history of biology (genetics to be exact), and want to learn more about nature vs. nurture - how much of behaviour can be attributed to genes? The book summarizes the ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - John Kaufmann - Goodreads

Fabulous book. Tells the story of Seymour Benzer's experiments with fruit flies to determine if the ability to sense time, mate, and remember have a genetic base. Who would have thought such a small ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Balasubramaniam Vaidyanathan - Goodreads

The book traces the post world war development of genetics / molecular biology. The experiments of Seymour Benzer and generations of his students with Drosophila unveils the knowledge of the ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

This book burns through 100 years of genetic discovery in 257 pages. The acceleration of knowledge is astounding. Throughout the story, Weiner pauses at major milestones to reflect on what the new ... Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Joanne - Goodreads

This book inspired me to go to graduate school for neuroscience. Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Larry - Goodreads

Even though I have not studied biology since 1963, I found this book quite interesting and engaging. I was amazed by how much we humans share with fruit flies. At the same time, I was appalled by what the scientists did to these beings with whom we share so much. Read full review

Review: Time, Love, Memory: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

You can see why this guy won a Pulitzer. This is an incredibly intelligent science book that makes the dense field of behavioral genetics seem clear and inviting. I'd recommend this to anyone who ... Read full review


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