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Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

A bit dated but still interesting. Professor Gould had quite a way with words and explaining Darwinian evolution. Even if new discoveries have made some of his essays past their prime, they are still fun. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I just finished a Biology class last semester so this one wasn't exactly a page turner for me. When I cracked the book open I noticed my deceased uncles initials and a note from my grandma; that inspired me to keep reading. I didn't finish the book but gave it a better home to my sister. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

A collection of Gould's fascinating essays on evolution, etc for the layperson. A difficult read, but many interesting tidbits make it worth it. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Evolution is not a constant march towards perfection, it is throwing out multiple possibilities and the most successful one in that environment remains. Evolutionary change is not slow and continuous ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Sabrina Spiher - Goodreads

"An early collection of Stephen Jay Gould's essays from his column in Natural History magazine, The Panda's Thumb was an enjoyable read, assuming you like natural history. It's the third of Gould's ... Read full review


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