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Seasons of Life: The Biological Rhythms That Enable Living Things to Thrive and Survive Hardcover – June 30, 2009

ISBN-13: 978-0300115567 ISBN-10: 0300115563 Edition: 1st

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“Well conceived and beautifully written, Seasons of Life is a lucid and engaging exploration of seasonal rhythms in all living things.”—Jennifer Ackerman, author of Sex Sleep Eat Drink Dream:  A Day in the Life of Your Body
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"Seasons of Life is a joy to read, and a compelling text on the importance of seasonality in the evolution of life on Earth."—Nature

Finalist for the 2009 Book of the Year Award, presented by ForeWord magazine
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“An excellent explanation of an original theme:  how geophysical variation leads to biological adaptation and, in turn, to measurable behavioral and phenotypic consequences. This is an important causal chain that is rarely articulated."—Daniel Rock, Co-Director, Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, The University of Western Australia

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About the Author

Russell G. Foster is Professor of Circadian Neuroscience at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of the Royal Society. Leon Kreitzman is a science writer and broadcaster, a respected futurologist, and author of The 24 Hour Society. The authors live in Oxford and London.

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