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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I've read books on evolutionary biology and other sciences, but for some reason found this one a little confusing. Maybe my natural biases of the role of genes in behavior influenced how I understood ... Read full review

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

time, Love, Memory is Seymour Benzer's story. While Charles Darwin was obsessed with finding the origins of species, Benzer was obsessed with figuring out the origins of behavior. He dedicated his ... Read full review

TIME, LOVE, MEMORY: A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

It's a biography of a scientist, a summary of 20th-century genetics, and a fly's-eye (i.e., multifaceted) view of trends and controversies in biology—all told by an expert science writer with one ... Read full review

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User Review  - breic2 - LibraryThing

This is a bad book. The author quotes philosophers gratuitously throughout, filling pages with it and often putting together three or four random quotes in one paragraph. He does not to understand ... Read full review

Time, love, memory: a great biologist and his quest for the origins of behavior

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Armed with only a few test tubes, a light bulb, and 100 fruit flies, physicist-turned-biologist Seymour Bezmour revolutionized molecular biology. Weiner's fascinating book recounts how Bezmour's beautifully simple experiments revealed the genetic origins of human behavior. (LJ 5/15/99) Read full review

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User Review  - FKarr - LibraryThing

amusing, informative, and somewhat melancholy biography of Seymour Benzer; nice history of early genetics and genetic mapping 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  - Cheryl - Goodreads

I've read books on evolutionary biology and other sciences, but for some reason found this one a little confusing. Maybe my natural biases of the role of genes in behavior influenced how I understood ... Read full review


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