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Life on the edge: the coming of age of quantum biology
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New York : Crown Publishers, [2014].
Physical Desc:
xi, 351 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
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Drawing on recent ground-breaking experiments from around the world, an introduction to quantum biology brings together first-hand experience at the cutting edge of science with thorough explanations to reveal how quantum mechanics can solve many of life's puzzles.

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572.36 M478 2014
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ISBN:
9780307986818, 0307986810

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Drawing on recent ground-breaking experiments from around the world, an introduction to quantum biology brings together first-hand experience at the cutting edge of science with thorough explanations to reveal how quantum mechanics can solve many of life's puzzles.

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APA Citation (style guide)

McFadden, J., & Al-Khalili, J. (2014). Life on the edge: the coming of age of quantum biology. New York, Crown Publishers.

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McFadden, Johnjoe and Jim Al-Khalili. 2014. Life On the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology. New York, Crown Publishers.

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McFadden, Johnjoe and Jim Al-Khalili, Life On the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology. New York, Crown Publishers, 2014.

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McFadden, Johnjoe. and Jim Al-Khalili. Life On the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology. New York, Crown Publishers, 2014.

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