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Lane, Nick

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Summary: "A renowned biochemist's illuminating inquiry into the Krebs cycle and the origins of life. What brings the Earth to life, and our own lives to an end? For decades, biology has been dominated by the study of genetic information. Information is important, but it is only part of what makes us alive. Our inheritance also includes our living metabolic network, a flame passed from generation to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2022

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Lane, Nick.

Summary: "Today, mitochondria are central to research into human prehistory, genetic diseases, cell suicide, fertility, ageing, bioenergetics, sex, and the eukaryotic cell. Piecing together puzzles from the forefront of research, this book paints a sweeping canvas that will thrill all who are interested in biology, while also contributing to evolutionary thinking and debate. This is a book full of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 571.657 LAN

Lane, Nick.

Summary: A biochemist, building on the pillars of evolutionary theory and drawing on cutting-edge research into the link between energy and genes, argues that the evolution of multicellular life was the result of a single event.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 576 LAN

Lane, Nick.

Summary: Nick Lane expertly reconstructs the history of life by describing the ten greatest inventions of evolution (including DNA, photosynthesis, sex, and sight), based on their historical impact, role in organisms today, and relevance to current controversies.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 576.8 LAN

Lane, Nick.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2002

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Summary: Tells the dramatic story of the Apollo missions and their heroic astronauts, from President John F. Kennedy's historic speech to the manned space missions and through to the defining moment of the space program--putting a man on the moon. These are the stories of the men, women and children who lived, breathed and manufactured from the power of human will, one of the greatest achievements in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Video 2005

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV FRO

Summary: "The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

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Lake, Nick

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Emily and her little brother Aidan are onboard a plane bound for Anchorage. When the plane crashes, both kids and the pilot barely escape with their lives and are left to fight for survival in the Alaskan wilderness. But there is worse to come -- Emily and Aidan are being chased, and their shady, unknown pursuers are closing in. As the kids go on the run, Emily finds herself in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC LAK

Lake, Nick

Summary: Told through letter-writing flashbacks, Cassie is a New Jersey shore teen who over the course of one summer experiences the exhilarating highs of new love, the frightening free-falls of personal demons and family tragedy, and the bumps along the way to forgiveness, acceptance, and self-discovery.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

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Lake, Nick.

Summary: In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in 1804.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Pub 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC LAK

Lake, Nick

Summary: "Born and raised on Moon 2, Leo and the twins, Orion and Libra, are finally old enough and strong enough to endure the dangerous trip to Earth. They've been parented by teams of astronauts since birth and have run countless drills to ready themselves for every conceivable difficulty they might face on the flight. But has anything really prepared them for life on terra firma?"--Jacket flap.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC LAK

Lake, Nick.

Summary: Shelby Cooper, nearly eighteen, has been overprotected by her single mother all her life but after a car accident, Shelby's mother steals her away from the hospital, revealing that Shelby's father is not dead, but rather a violent man who promised to hunt them down.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA Childrens 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC LAK

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