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A truely inspiring tale consisting of lots of scientific research, told illustrated and charming - intelligent, funny, entertaining! A true masterpiece of popular science!
The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, As Written by Our
An exploration of human DNA and the stories it can tell describes how genes can explain why JFK's skin was bronze, Einstein was a genius, and why people with exceptional thumb flexibility can become world-class violinists.
"Kean's accessible genetic overview, written for the layman, is often as simple and elegant as a double helix." -- Keith Staskiewicz, Entertainment Weekly