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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes: Further Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 2010
"Lively and fascinating. . . . [Gould] writes beautifully about science and the wonders of nature."—Tracy Kidder Over a century after Darwin published the Origin of Species ...
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An Urchin in the Storm: Essays about Books and Ideas

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 2010
"What pleasure to see the dishonest, the inept, and the misguided deftly given their due, while praise is lavished on the deserving—for reasons well and truly stated."—Kirkus ...
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Ever Since Darwin: Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 1992 - 288 pages
More than any other modern scientists, Stephen Jay Gould has opened up to millions the wonders of evolutionary biology. His genius as an essayist lies in his unmatched ability ...
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Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 2010
"Provocative and delightfully discursive essays on natural history. . . . Gould is the Stan Musial of essay writing. He can work himself into a corkscrew of ideas and ...
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The Flamingo's Smile: Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Nature - 2010
"Gould himself is a rare and wonderful animal—a member of the endangered species known as the ruby-throated polymath. . . . [He] is a leading theorist on large-scale patterns ...
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Punctuated Equilibrium

Stephen Jay GOULD, Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 2009 - 408 pages
In 1972 Stephen Jay Gould took the scientific world by storm with his paper on punctuated equilibrium. Challenging a core assumption of Darwin's theory of evolution, it ...
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Ever Since Darwin: Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Fiction - 1992 - 285 pages
Stephen Jay Gould reexamines Darwin's theory in light of the findings of modern evolutionary biology and shows the ways in which biological theories have been concocted to ...
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The Dechronization of Sam Magruder: A Novel

George Gaylord Simpson, Joan Simpson Burns, Arthur C. Clarke, Stephen Jay Gould - Fiction - 1997 - 160 pages
A newly discovered novella written by the century's greatest paleontologist blends science fiction with philosophy as it describes the adventure of a man from 2162 who is ...
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The Book of Life

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 2001 - 256 pages
An illustrated natural history of the Earth and its denizens combines paintings, drawings, and computer-generated images with a chronicle of the world's variegated organisms ...
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