ISBN 9780143127062,Nature's Nether Regions

Nature's Nether Regions

Publisher:

Penguin India

Rs550

Publisher

Penguin India

Publication Year 2015
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780143127062

ISBN-10 0143127063
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 256 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Anatomy & Physiology

A tour of evolution's most inventive and essential creations animal genitalia Forget opposable thumbs and canine teeth The largest anatomical differences between humans and chimps are found below the belt. In Nature's Nether Regions, ecologist and evolutionary biologist Menno Schilthuizen invites readers to discover the wondrous diversity of animalian reproductive organs. Schilthuizen packs this delightful read with astonishing scientific insights while maintaining an absorbing narrative style reminiscent of Mary Roach and Jerry Coyne. With illustrations throughout and vivid field anecdotes among them laser surgery on a fruit fly's privates and a snail orgy Nature's Nether Regions is a celebration of life in all shapes and sizes.
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