By Pierre Pontarotti
This booklet provides 19 chosen contributions to the sixteenth Evolutionary Biology Meeting, which happened in September 2012 in Marseilles. The goals of those annual conferences, which assemble jointly major evolutionary biologists and different scientists, are to advertise the trade of principles and to inspire interdisciplinary collaborations. the 1st bankruptcy offers with the background of an excellent discovery: the 1st experiments on ascidian and sea urchin egg fertilization. the rest contributions are grouped lower than the next categories:
· Evolutionary biology concepts
· Exobiology and the foundation of life
· Evolutionary mechanisms
Offering an updated assessment of modern findings within the box of evolutionary biology, this e-book is a useful resource of data for scientists, academics and complex students.
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