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By Neil Shubin

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In The Universe inside, Neil Shubin unearths the relationship among the evolution of the cosmos and the evolution of the human physique.
 
Just because the heritage of the earth is written within the rocks, so too is the universe’s 14-billion-year historical past written within the human physique. beginning on the smallest point, with our very molecular composition, Shubin explores the query of why we're the manner we're, tracing the formation of the planets, the moon, and the globe of Earth during the improvement of the organs, cells, and genes that make up human life.

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