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An accessible graphic introduction to evolution for the most science-phobic Evolution. The Story of Life on Earth. Written by Jay Hosler; Art by Kevin Cannon . Illustrated by the brilliant duo Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannon and written by noted comic author and biology professor Jay Hosler, Evolution. Featuring the same amusing characters as those found in Mark Schultz’s The Stuff of Life: A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA, Hosler’s.

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Zanimljiv strip gdje dr. Best cover ever, in my opinion.

Return to Book Page. Dia kelas 3 SD. I loved this book.

Evolution an Alien Subject? I know that I want one.

Read it in a day. You can visit Jay’s website for a more in-depth introduction to this multi-talented cartoonist-biologist-professor-daddy. I’m torn on this book The following items were successfully added.

Anyone have any lesson plan suggestions? I gave it to one of my German friends who had been studying English and Biology with me in school. Complete with glossary, this delightful book seems ideal for nonscientists who want to entertainingly brush up their knowledge of evolution as well as for students from middle school on up.

An accessible graphic introduction to evolution for the most science-phobic reader Illustrated by the brilliant duo Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannon, this volume is written by the noted comic author and professor of biology Jay Hosler. Nov 10, Sara rated it it was amazing. Well, it looks like Evolution: My question, and reason for a review – is it accurate and informative without being too technical?


The Story of LIfe on Earth facebook twitter reddit linkedin email print. School Library Journal Review Gr 10 Up-This book requires a solid background in evolution and cell biology to understand it. The groveling bits got a little tiresome squinches are pretty egotistical dictators apparentlybut the kid squinch was less of a narcissist than the monarch that was in the first novel.

I especially enjoyed the single-topic full-page sidebars on topics like gene swapping, the extinction of the moas, and parasites and could easily see these being copied and used in college course handouts because they’re so easy to follow. The illustrations and the aliens make me think this is a book for a middle to high school reader, but some of the text is going to go over the readers heads. Hardcoverpages. It’s aliens telling the story of evolution on the planet earth to other aliens.

The information is presented clearly, but also with humor which keeps it interesting as well as memorable.

My suggestion is to teach the material, then use these books as a means of review. It’s not “amazing” since it doesn’t really use the comic book format to explain things ajy better than an illustrated text would; the framing device I did find the grovelling by the narrator-character to get a bit annoying.

While I don’t have a huge amount bosler experience reading science-themed graphic novels, I do sort of have a sense that they come in two different broad categories. Membahas hal yg fundamental pake bahasa yg gampang dimengerti, humor yg tidak dipaksakan. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.


Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth

I kept setting the book aside to look up images of the Evoltion Moa Bird or to watch a clip of David Attenbourg with I never thought I would have laughed so hard at a book about evolution, but this story is told in such a humorous way and some of the illustrations are so silly that I found it hard to keep a straight jsy.

This book hodler the history of genetic life on earth through the eyes of space alien observers trying to figure us humans out. The Story of Life on Earth is officially listed on Amazon for pre-order. There is a splash page with lots of dinosaurs doing lots of things that younger children should eat up, and the sections on speciation would easily earn a few extra points on a test for high school students A fun introduction to the modern evolutionary synthesis that might be best for ten to twelve-year-olds.

The illustrations hoslee Kevin and Zander Cannon are superb, and make the subject come to life. This book starts with the first 4 billion years of earth and walks you through the present.