An accessible graphic introduction to evolution for the most science-phobic Evolution. The Story of Life on Earth. Written by Jay Hosler; Art by Kevin Cannon . Illustrated by the brilliant duo Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannon and written by noted comic author and biology professor Jay Hosler, Evolution. Featuring the same amusing characters as those found in Mark Schultz’s The Stuff of Life: A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA, Hosler’s.

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The novel puts complex scientific terms in words and graphics that are easily understandable, while remaining engaging and a joy to read. Jun 11, Dani Shuping rated it liked it Shelves: Jan 26, Ryan Evllution rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is just marvelous!

Julia Boyer Reinstein Library. Seru banget baca buku ini. Some of the pictures might be too cute for teens, and some of the concepts may be too opaque for younger children, but all in all, there are sections in here that should appeal to all ages.

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Which is a shame, because if it was a little bit less scientific in terms then it would be great for lots of readers. Hosler, Jay Jay S. The evilution and the aliens make me thi short note review: Take a chance and make your kid a thinker I regard myself as relatively familiar with this subject matter and I still learned a few things from this book.


In this delightful follow-up to The Stuff of Life: Other editions – View all Evolution: It contains so many terrific hhosler details that reward the curious eye.

All in all, I enjoyed this very much. Nov 12, Seth Saephan rated it really liked it.

Sep 20, Bill rated it really liked it Shelves: After the invention of agriculture around 10, years ago, human populations actually got an average of five inches shorter. When I found this book, I initially thought it was a creationist attempt to win kids over. Really loved the well-drawn and well-plotted background story of a young alien prince and his father learning about Earthly evolution in hopes of saving their species.

I think it was the drawings and the campiness but I’m not sure. Tidak jarang cengengesan lepas baca ini.

Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth

However, some events were stated as fact when they’re actually just one plausible explanation of observed events, such as the meteor off the coast of Baja California causing the extinction of the dinosaurs. It is humorous with inuendos that often my 9th graders miss.

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Even my elementary school age dau I loved this book from beginning to end. The book, like its predecessor, may be too dense with information-for instance, the 54 million years of the Cambrian period is covered in a mere six panels.

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This graphic novel is not your typical graphic novel—it is educational and fun at the same time. This earyh a great way to learn about the science of evolution in a fun and chilled way.

I was going to say Ka-ching! Booklist Review Back to the watery world of the sea-cucumber-like species Squinch for another course in the elements of life on earth.

Dia kelas 3 SD. I did find the grovelling by the narrator-character to get a bit annoying.

Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannonthe illustrators of numerous graphic novels and comic books, both live in Minneapolis. The Story of Life on Earth” in my next unit for all of my classes. I was skeptical of this book at first, but actually really enjoyed it. Hosler knows his subject, but his delivery is definitely academic.