A new Science of Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rupert Sheldrake

A new Science of Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rupert Sheldrake year 2009
  • Book name: A new Science of Life
  • Author: Rupert Sheldrake
  • Release date: 2009/3/19
  • Publisher: ICON BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781848310421
  • Rating: 7.05 of 10
  • Votes: 59
  • Review by: Adalynn Benitez
  • Review rating: 9.28 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/11
  • Total pages: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 32 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: After chemists crystallised a new chemical for the first time, it became easier and easier to crystallise in laboratories all over the world. After rats at Harvard first escaped from a new kind of water maze, successive generations learned quicker and quicker. Then rats in Melbourne, Australia learned yet faster. Rats with no trained ancestors shared in this improvement. Rupert Sheldrake sees these processes as examples of morphic resonance. Past forms and activities of organisms, he argues, influence organisms in the present through direct connections across time and space.Individual plants and animals both draw upon and contribute to the collective memory of their species. Sheldrake, now Director of the Perrott-Warwick Project supported by Trinity College, Cambridge, reinterprets the regularities of nature as being more like habits than immutable laws. Described as 'the best candidate for burning there has been for many years' by Nature on first publication, this updated edition will raise hackles and inspire curiosity in equal measure.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H5M3S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Psychology, Mind, Body, Spirit: Thought & Practice, Biology, Life Sciences
  • Available formats: EPUB, BMP, PDF, PPT, PML, TXT, WORD, DOC. Compressed in TAR.LZO, ZIP, RAR, AZW
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.56 USD
  • Dimensions: 128x196x26mm
  • Weight: 281.23g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Duxford, United Kingdom
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