December 23, 2017

Bioluminescence by Thérèse Wilson PDF

By Thérèse Wilson

Bioluminescence is all over the place on earth—most of all within the ocean, from angler fish within the depths to flashing dinoflagellates on the floor. Wilson and Hastings discover the usual background, evolution, and biochemistry of the various array of organisms that emit gentle and provide an evolutionary reason for their sporadic distribution and rarity.

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