Kassinger, Ruth

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Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us

An exploration of an eclectic and lesser-studied assemblage of organisms that has elements of appeal for curious science and food readers.


A Garden of Marvels: How We Discovered That Flowers Have Sex, Leaves Eat Air, and Other Secrets of Plants

Kassinger's witty approach to a complex subject will win readers, but her really neat idea is to fit a personal quest for greater botanical knowledge within the larger historical development of the science. Students unsure about their fitness for scientific careers will be reassured by this book; gardeners will be intrigued.

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