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The Future of biology

The Future of biology

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Published by State University of New York in [Albany] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementa symposium sponsored by the Rockefeller University and State University of New York, November 26 and 27, 1965.
    ContributionsRockefeller University., University of the State of New York.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH302 .F8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 127 p.
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5562820M
    LC Control Number67063223

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    In , Olaf Stapledon published a "future history", Last and First Men: A Story of the Near and Far Future, describing the history of humanity from the present onwards, across two billion years and eighteen human species, of which Homo sapiens is the first. The book anticipates the science of genetic engineering, and is an early instance of the fictional group mind idea.   The great virtue of this book is its thesis – it sets out a clear and enthusiastic argument for the importance of quantum biology. The subtitle proclaims that quantum biology is coming of age.

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