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Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Niloy Mitra - Goodreads

Pretty cool facts and very nicely organized. A very plausible explanation of the Cambrian explosion. I enjoyed the various optical systems described with specific examples. Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - JR Ortiz - Goodreads

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Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Danielle - Goodreads

This book posits that the Cambrian explosion was precipitated by the advent of vision in animals. It is well documented and easy to read, but irritatingly structured. Parker tries to build suspense ... Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Converse - Goodreads

The author advances the hypothesis that the evolution of true eyes caused the Cambrian explosion of animal diversity about 600 million years ago. Eyes made possible for active predators to evolve. The ... Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - David Evans - Goodreads

This is a fascinating read on the Cambrian Explosion. It covers a lot of related science that helps explain how thing work and how conclusions are reached. Very readable. Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Pam - Goodreads

Fascinating journey through Pre-Cambrian evolution (one of my favorite time periods) about how the development of the eye may have caused diverse coping strategies to evolve. Loved the line drawings. Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

Great theory and well written. Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Peter Macinnis - Goodreads

I bought this because I once worked in the same institution as the author, and was on nodding terms with him. I was delighted to discover that he had written an excellent book, though having heard him present some of his work, I had great hopes . . . Read full review

Review: In The Blink Of An Eye: How Vision Sparked The Big Bang Of Evolution

User Review  - Kyle - Goodreads

This book is all about the evolution of the first visual receptors that eventually turned into eyes. The author's theory is that this event triggered the Cambrian Explosion by suddenly giving life an entirely new stimulus to respond and adapt to. Read full review


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