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    • Children of Prometheus

    • The Accelerating Pace of Human Evolution
    • By: Christopher Wills
    • Narrated by: Richard Davidson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Christopher Wills is Professor of Biology at the University of California. In his popular books, which include Yellow Fever, Black Goddess, he offers fascinating insights into the world of biological science and how it affects our daily lives. Children of Prometheus answers three basic but intriguing questions: Are we still evolving? If so, how? What are we evolving into?

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Yellow Fever Black Goddess

    • The Coevolution of People and Plagues
    • By: Christopher Wills
    • Narrated by: Richard Davidson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    In Yellow Fever Black Goddess, popular author and biology professor, Christopher Wills, brings the latest scientific developments to the page in entertaining, dramatic form. Through meticulous yet riveting research, he pens a vivid account of deadly microbes struggling for survival in hostile hosts. Beginning with ancient illnesses like the Black Death and syphilis, Christopher Wills explores how these devastating diseases have changed their method of attack through the years.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting but needs updating

    • By Sean on 12-18-11

    Regular price: $25.86