From cells to ourselves

£16.99

How old exactly is the Earth? How do we know what was here before us? Are we still evolving? ‘From Cells to Ourselves’ is the story of the beginnings of life around 3.8 billion years ago, to the millions of species alive today, including humans. Learn about mythology giants who formed the Earth, analyse fossils, walk with the dinosaurs, join Charles Darwin on his exploration of the Galapagos islands and marvel at some of the random and bizarre acts that have shaped our world in this beautifully illustrated book.

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From the Big Bang to the abundance of life that surrounds us today, this beautiful book – the third by the award-winning duo Gill Arbuthnott and Chris Nielsen – is the story of evolution, from the very first cells to ourselves.How old exactly is the Earth? How do we know what was here before us? Are we still evolving? From Cells to Ourselves is the story of the beginnings of life around 3.8 billion years ago, to the millions of species alive today, including humans. Learn about mythology giants who formed the Earth, analyse fossils, walk with the dinosaurs, join Charles Darwin on his exploration of the Galápagos islands and marvel at some of the random and bizarre acts that have shaped our world in this beautifully illustrated book.Created by the author and illustrator duo of the award-winning Balloon to the Moon.

Additional information

Weight 0.7 kg
Dimensions 30.8 × 24.4 × 1.4 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

80

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

576.83 (edition:23)

Readership

Ages 5-12 / Code: B