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Me and the Biospheres: A Memoir by the Inventor of Biosphere 2

by John Allen

2009 Winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Biography/Memoir, Me and the Biospheres is the definitive autobiography of John P. Allen, inventor of the largest laboratory for global ecology ever built...


The Ethics of Food: A Reader for the Twenty-First Century

by Gregory E. Pence

In The Ethics of Food, Gregory E. Pence brings together a collection of voices who share the view that the ethics of genetically modified food is among the most pressing societal questions of our time. This...


Ethical Issues in Biotechnology

by Richard Sherlock & John D. Morrey

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The Politics of Life Itself: Biomedicine, Power, and Subjectivity in the Twenty-First Century

by Nikolas Rose

For centuries, medicine aimed to treat abnormalities. But today normality itself is open to medical modification. Equipped with a new molecular understanding of bodies and minds, and new techniques for manipulating...


Beyond Boundaries

by Miguel Nicolelis

A pioneering neuroscientist shows how the long-sought merger of brains with machines is about to become a paradigm-shifting reality

Imagine living in a world where people use their computers, drive their cars,...


Engineering Health

by Lara Marks

Biotechnology harnesses cellular and biochemical systems to advance knowledge of the molecular cause of disease and to provide new diagnostic tools and more precisely targeted drugs. Within a decade, global...


Antibiotics – Are They Curing Us or Killing Us?

by John McKenna

Antibiotics: Are they curing us or killing us?

Without urgent, co-ordinated action by many stakeholders, the world is headed for a post-antibiotic era, in which common infections and minor injuries which have...


TI vs AI

by Ben Davis Jr.

My new book is about the follow up research continued from Book 1, Incident at Fort Polk, when actual podcasts partake in the evaluation of what a Targeted Individual has been through and then related to actual...


Darwinian Agriculture: How Understanding Evolution Can Improve Agriculture

by R. Ford Denison

As human populations grow and resources are depleted, agriculture will need to use land, water, and other resources more efficiently and without sacrificing long-term sustainability. Darwinian Agriculture presents...


The Technological Elixir

by Ryan D Gable

The Technological Elixir takes the reader on a journey through philosophy and technology in an effort to attain that coveted medicine of the alchemists by the way of objectivity and reason. As the subtitle “Invoking...


Inside the Seed

by Jason Patrick Rothery

Winner of the 2015 Jessie Richardson Award for Outstanding Original Script, Inside the Seed is a contemporary version of Oedipus Rex reimagined as a darkly comic political thriller.

Mirroring controversial real-life...


Biotech: The Countercultural Origins of an Industry

by Eric J. Vettel

Chronicling the birth of the biotechnology industry, Biotech shows how a cultural and political revolution in the 1960s resulted in a new scientific order—the practical application of biological knowledge...


Prophets of the Posthuman: American Fiction, Biotechnology, and the Ethics of Personhood

by Christina Bieber Lake

Prophets of the Posthuman provides a fresh and original reading of fictional narratives that raise the question of what it means to be human in the face of rapidly developing bioenhancement technologies. Christina...


Beyond Biotechnology: The Barren Promise of Genetic Engineering

by Craig Holdrege & Steve Talbott

The Human Genome Project announced in 2003 that it had successfully mapped the human DNA. Scientists, politicians, theologians, and pundits speculated what would follow. Beyond Biotechnology: The Barren Promise...


From Naked Ape to Superspecies: Humanity and the Global Eco-Crisis

by David Suzuki & Holly Dressel

In this revised and updated edition, David Suzuki and Holly Dressel explore the ways in which human beings have evolved beyond their needs, trampling other species, believing that they can make the Earth work...


GMO Myths and Truths: A Citizen's Guide to the Evidence on the Safety and Efficacy of Genetically Modified Crops and Foods, 3rd Edition

by Claire Robinson, Michael Antoniou & John Fagan

It is often claimed that the case against genetically modified (GM) crops and foods is based on emotion, not science, and that to oppose GM crop and food technology is to be anti-science. It is also claimed...


Green Biocatalysis

by Ramesh N. Patel

Green Biocatalysis presents an exciting green technology that uses mild and safe processes with high regioselectivity and enantioselectivity. Bioprocesses are carried out under ambient temperature and atmospheric...


Computational Pharmaceutical Solid State Chemistry

by Yuriy A. Abramov

This book is the first to combine computational material science and modeling of molecular solid states for pharmaceutical industry applications.

•    Provides descriptive and applied state-of-the-art computational...


Illuminating Disease: An Introduction to Green Fluorescent Proteins

by Marc Zimmer

Green fluorescent proteins have been floating in the ocean for more than 160 million years, but it took a curious scientist, fascinated by pinpricks of green light, to begin unlocking their potential. Now these...


Phytotherapies

by Iqbal Ramzan

Covering fundamentals and new developments in phytotherapy, this book combines pharmaceutical sciences and chemistry with clinical issues.

•    Helps readers better understand phytotherapy and learn the...