Category: Genetics & DNA

Sort

showing 1-2 of 2

Image for The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry

The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry

By: Bryan Sykes

Price: $16.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 2002

Seller ID: 323145


The national bestseller that reveals how we are descended from seven prehistoric women.One of the most dramatic stories of genetic discovery since James Watson's The Double Helix, The Seven Daughters of Eve reveals the remarkable story behind a groundbreaking scientific discovery. After being summoned in 1997 to an archaeological site to examine the remains of a five-thousand-year-old man, Bryan Sykes ultimately was able to prove not only that the man was a European ... View more info

Image for Adam's Curse: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Destiny

Adam's Curse: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Destiny

By: Bryan Sykes

Price: $15.95

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.: May 2005

Seller ID: 326802


The inside story of the Y chromosome's fatal flaw, as told by one of the world's leading geneticists.By the nationally best-selling author of The Seven Daughters of Eve, Adam's Curse investigates the ultimate evolutionary crisis: a man-free future. How is it possible that the Y chromosome, which separated the sexes and allowed humans to rise to the apex of the animal kingdom, also threatens to destroy sexual reproduction altogether? Bryan Sykes confronts recent advan... View more info