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Environmental Evolution, 2nd Edition: Effects of the Origin and Evolution of Life on Planet Earth
In this book fifteen distinguished scientists discuss the effects of life--past and present--on planet Earth. Unlike other earth science and biology books, Environmental Evolution describes the impact of life on the Earth's rocky surfaces presenting an integrated view of how our planet evolved. Modeled on the Environmental Evolution course developed by Lynn Margulis and co ...more
Hardcover, 356 pages
Published June 7th 2000 by MIT Press (MA)
(first published 1992)
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Lynn Margulis (1938-2011) was a Professor of Geosciences at the University of Massachusetts, a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences.More about Lynn Margulis...