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Cosmosapiens: Human Evolution from the Origin of the Universe

Cosmosapiens: Human Evolution from the Origin of the Universe (Paperback)

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WHAT ARE WE? WHERE DO WE COME FROM? WHY DO WE EXIST? In this groundbreaking book, John Hands examines current scientific knowledge about human evolution from primordial energy at the beginning of the universe, and controversially argues that many of the ideas we assume to be true - such as the Big Bang and the selfish gene - are, in fact, contradicted by new evidence. Unbiased, incisive and written with enviable clarity for both the general reader and the specialist, Cosmosapiens reveals that this new evidence shows an underlying pattern of cooperation, complexification and convergence. As a result of this accelerating evolutionary process, we humans are the only species on Earth which possesses self-reflective consciousness - a quality which enables us to determine our own evolutionary future.

Science & MathematicsAstronomy, space & timeCosmology & the universeScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesLife sciences: general issuesEvolutionScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesPopular science Publisher: Duckworth Overlook Publication Date: 24/11/2016 ISBN-13: 9780715651216  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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John Hands has devoted more than ten years to evaluating scientific theories about human evolution from the origin of the universe. He graduated in Chemistry from the University of London and has tutored in both Physics and Management Studies for the Open University and was Royal Literary Fund Fellow at University College London. He lives in London.

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