Far from being a new branch of scientific discovery, biotechnology has been practiced for thousands of years; it affects everyday life in continuously evolving ways. Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science aims to explore this complex subject in a way that is understandable for students with an emphasis on real-world applications of biotechnology. It will explore the relationship between science (the natural world) and technology (the human-made world) and highlight its impact. Entries are separated into three volumes, each with a focus on a specific area of biotechnology impact:
Features include full-color custom illustrations, photographs, timeline, "Words to Know", a bibliography and an index.
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"Here is another high-quality reference set from UXL. This is an affordable, must-have addition for all libraries. It is not only a good reference set, but it fills a gap in most collections and is fascinating to boot."
--Library Media Connection, January 2008
Price: US $236.00