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    The Lives of a Cell
    Notes of a Biology Watcher

    (Notes of a Biology Watcher, #1)
    by Lewis Thomas

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    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • ISBN: 9780140047431 (0140047433)
    • Series: Notes of a Biology Watcher, #1
    • Author: Lewis Thomas
    • Release date: February 23, 1978
    • Awards: National Book Award for Arts and Letters & The Sciences (1975)
    • Language: english
    • Format: paperback, 160 pages
    • Genres: science, biology, essays, philosophy, nature, medicine, medical, health

    About The Book

    Anticipates the kind of writing that will appear more frequently as scientists take on poetic language in order to communicate human truths too mysterious for old-fashioned commonsense. Elegant, suggestive & clarifying, Thomas’ humane vision explores the world & examines the complex interdependence of all things. Extending beyond the usual limitations of biological science & into a vast world of hidden relationships, this book explores in personal, poetic essays to topics such as computers, germs, language, music, death, insects & medicine. He writes, “Once you have become permanently startled, as I am, by the realization that we are a social species, you tend to keep an eye out for the pieces of evidence that this is, by & large, good for us.”

    The lives of a cell

    Thoughts for a countdown

    On societies as organisms

    A fear of pheromones

    The music of This sphere

    An earnest proposal

    The technology of medicine



    The long habit

    Antaeus in Manhattan

    The MBL


    Organelles as organisms


    Your very good health

    Social talk


    Death in the open

    Natural science

    Natural man

    The Iks


    The planning of science

    Some biomythology

    On various words

    Living language

    On probability and possibility

    The world’s biggest membrane

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