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NAMING NATURE: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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New York Times "Science Times" writer Yoon debuts with a wondrous history of taxonomy—the science of ordering and naming living things—and how it has disconnected us from the natural world.As she ... Read full review

Naming nature: the clash between instinct and science

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Yoon, a New York Times science journalist, writes about the human need to name and classify living things in our perceived world-she uses the term umwelt (from the German Umwelt, enivronment) to ... Read full review

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