Third Edition   ©2018

Scientific American Biology for a Changing World with Core Physiology

Michele Shuster , Janet Vigna , Matthew Tontonoz

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-05058-1; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-05058-0; Format: Paper Text, 880 pages

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From the groundbreaking partnership of Macmillan Learning and Scientific American comes this one-of-a-kind introduction to the science of biology and its impact on the way we live. In Biology for a Changing World, two experienced educators and a science journalist explore the core ideas of biology through chapters written and illustrated in the style of a Scientific American article. Chapters don’t just feature compelling stories of real people—each chapter is a newsworthy story that serves as a context for covering the standard curriculum for the non-majors biology course. Updated throughout, the new edition offers new stories, enhanced plant and diversity coverage, and an expanded media program.

Biology for a Changing World is supported by its own dedicated version of LaunchPad—Macmillan’s breakthrough online course space which fully integrates an interactive e-Book, all student media, a wide range of assessment and course management feature.