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Reinventing the Sacred: A New View of Science, Reason, and Religion

Stuart A. Kauffman - Philosophy - 2010 - 320 pages
Consider the complexity of a living cell after 3.8 billion years of evolution. Is it more awesome to suppose that a transcendent God fashioned the cell at a stroke, or to ...
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At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and ...

Stuart Kauffman - Science - 1995 - 336 pages
A major scientific revolution has begun, a new paradigm that rivals Darwin's theory in importance. At its heart is the discovery of the order that lies deep within the most ...
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Stuart A. Kauffman Santa Fe Institute - Science - 2000 - 302 pages
"It may be that I have stumbled upon an adequate description of life itself." These modest yet profound words trumpet an imminent paradigm shift in scientific, economic, and ...
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Thinking about Biology: An Invitation to Current Theoretical Biology

Wilfred D. Stein, Francisco J. Varela - Science - 1993 - 330 pages
No science has ever been done without an indissoluble link between theory and fact: facts are colored by the theoretical spectacles on puts on, just as much as theory is shaped ...
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Form and Transformation: Generative and Relational Principles in Biology

Gerry Webster, Brian Goodwin - Science - 1996 - 287 pages
Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection fails to explain the forms of organisms because it focuses on inheritance and survival, not on how organisms are generated ...
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Principles of Organization in Organisms: Proceedings of the Workshop on ...

Jay E. Mittenthal, Arthur B. Baskin - Science - 1992 - 447 pages
Based on a workshop held at the Santa Fe Institute in June, 1990, this book explores structure in organisms—both physical and dynamical—and presents the current status of the ...
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Complexity, Entropy, and the Physics of Information: The Proceedings of the ...

Wojciech Hubert Zurek - Science - 1990 - 530 pages
A must have for those with a deep commitment to the second law of thermodynamics, entropy, and information theory.
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BIOS Instant Notes in Molecular Biology

Phil Turner, Alexander McLennan, Andy Bates, Michael White - Science - 2007 - 360 pages
The new edition of Instant Notes in Molecular Biology has been revised and updated to include information on micro RNAs, RNA inhibition, functional genomics, proteomics ...
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Neutral Models in Biology

Department of Geology Field Museum of Natural History Matthew H. Nitecki Curator, Chicago, Polish Academy of Science Antoni Hoffman Research Scientist Institute of Paleobiology, Warsaw - Science - 1987 - 176 pages
Neutral models are constructed to help scientists understand complex patterns of form, structure, or behavior that may not be observed directly. In this unique volume, eight ...
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