Evolution since Coding

Evolution since Coding: Cradles, Halos, Barrels, and Wings describes genesis of metabolism, transcription, translation, cell structure, eukaryotic complexity, LUCA (the last universal common (cellular) ancestor), the great divergence of archaea and bacteria, LECA (the last eukaryotic common ancestor), extinction, and cancer in very simple ways. The work (almost) "synthesizes life from scratch" (since coding) and describes the tools for readers to check the author’s work. As a result, readers understand living systems and their evolution in a conceptual way and are empowered to utilize powerful but accessible tools in computer-based biology. The work serves as foundational reading for a variety of researchers, academics, and students in life sciences, for example in evolution/evolutionary biology, biochemistry, genetics/molecular genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, and microbiology, as well as disciplines beyond biological science. Its approachable style makes the book accessible for introductory students and educated laypersons. Evolution since Coding is suitable to supplement college courses that mix computers, evolution, and biology from freshman to senior level. Provides a simple, hands-on, conceptual route to understanding ancient evolution and the diversification of life on earth Offers a conceptual understanding of biology, evolution, protein structure, RNA synthesis systems, protein synthesis systems, signaling systems, genesis of the three domains, and cell structures Approaches ancient evolution via code-breaking protein and RNA sequences and motifs

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  • Author : Zachary F. Burton
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • ISBN : 0128130342
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Evolution since Coding

Evolution since Coding
  • Author : Zachary F. Burton
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 August 2017
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Evolution since Coding: Cradles, Halos, Barrels, and Wings describes genesis of metabolism, transcription, translation, cell structure, eukaryotic complexity, LUCA (the last universal common (cellular) ancestor), the great divergence of archaea and bacteria, LECA (the last eukaryotic common ancestor), extinction, and cancer in very simple ways. The work (almost) "synthesizes life from scratch" (since coding) and describes the tools for readers to check the author’s work. As a result, readers understand living systems and their evolution in a conceptual way

The Code Book: The Secrets Behind Codebreaking

The Code Book: The Secrets Behind Codebreaking
  • Author : Simon Singh
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Release : 14 May 2002
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"As gripping as a good thriller." --The Washington Post Unpack the science of secrecy and discover the methods behind cryptography--the encoding and decoding of information--in this clear and easy-to-understand young adult adaptation of the national bestseller that's perfect for this age of WikiLeaks, the Sony hack, and other events that reveal the extent to which our technology is never quite as secure as we want to believe. Coders and codebreakers alike will be fascinated by history's most mesmerizing stories of

Suing the United States National Academy of Sciences

Suing the United States National Academy of Sciences
  • Author : Victor W Chang , Guoping Song
  • Publisher : Samuel Chang
  • Release : 30 June 2020
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This book will emphatically argue that human beings and chimpanzees have never shared a common ancestor, nor did humans undergo evolution or microevolution. Moreover, this book will discuss the serious mistakes and misleading guidance the book published by NAS- National Academy of Sciences, “Science, Evolution, and Creationism” makes. Their argument that human beings and chimpanzees share a common ancestor is wrong without any scientific basis. They also claim that the Theory of Evolution is “the cornerstone of modern sciences”. However,

Construction and Evolution of Code Generators

Construction and Evolution of Code Generators
  • Author : Sven Jörges
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 12 January 2013
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Automatic code generation is an essential cornerstone of model-driven approaches to software development. Currently, lots of techniques are available that support the specification and implementation of code generators, such as engines based on templates or rule-based transformations. All those techniques have in common that code generators are either directly programmed or described by means of textual specifications. This monograph presents Genesys, a general approach, which advocates the graphical development of code generators for arbitrary source and target languages, on the

Objects and Databases

Objects and Databases
  • Author : Klaus R. Dittrich,Giovanna Guerrini,Isabella Merlo,Marta Oliva,M. Elena Rodriguez
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 June 2003
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These post-proceedings contain the revised versions of the papers presented at the \Symposium on Objects and Databases" which was held in Sophia-Antipolis, France, June 13, 2000, in conjunction with the Fourteenth European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, ECOOP 2000. This event continued the t- dition established the year before in Lisbon (Portugal) with the First Workshop on Object-Oriented Databases. The goal of the symposium was to bring together researchers working in various corners of the eld of objects and databases, to discuss the current

The Nature of Code

The Nature of Code
  • Author : Daniel Shiffman
  • Publisher : Nature of Code
  • Release : 24 May 2022
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How can we capture the unpredictable evolutionary and emergent properties of nature in software? How can understanding the mathematical principles behind our physical world help us to create digital worlds? This book focuses on a range of programming strategies and techniques behind computer simulations of natural systems, from elementary concepts in mathematics and physics to more advanced algorithms that enable sophisticated visual results. Readers will progress from building a basic physics engine to creating intelligent moving objects and complex systems,

The Pragmatic Programmer

The Pragmatic Programmer
  • Author : Andrew Hunt,David Thomas
  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley Professional
  • Release : 20 October 1999
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What others in the trenches say about The Pragmatic Programmer... “The cool thing about this book is that it’s great for keeping the programming process fresh. The book helps you to continue to grow and clearly comes from people who have been there.” —Kent Beck, author of Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change “I found this book to be a great mix of solid advice and wonderful analogies!” —Martin Fowler, author of Refactoring and UML Distilled “I would buy a

First Stars III

First Stars III
  • Author : Brian W. O'Shea,Alexander Heger,Tom Abel
  • Publisher : American Institute of Physics
  • Release : 04 April 2008
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This conference explored the formation, life, and death of the earliest stars (also known as Population III stars) and their impact on subsequent structure formation and chemical evolution of the universe. First Stars III covered a wide range of observational topics, including star formation, stellar evolution, supernovae, and the search for primordial and metal-poor stars in the galactic halo.

Evolution

Evolution
  • Author : Colin Patterson
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release : 24 May 1999
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Provides a concise and engaging summary of modern evolutionary theory, for students and general readers with little or no formal training in science. Explains variations within species, heredity, genetics and variation, and mutation, and discusses natural selection theory, the origin of species, and speciation in the Galapagos Islands. Examines the origin and early evolution of life and of humanity, and discusses the intersection of science and politics. Includes a "who's who" of key figures with bandw photos and portraits, plus

Fundamentals in Information Theory and Coding

Fundamentals in Information Theory and Coding
  • Author : Monica Borda
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 27 May 2011
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The work introduces the fundamentals concerning the measure of discrete information, the modeling of discrete sources without and with a memory, as well as of channels and coding. The understanding of the theoretical matter is supported by many examples. One particular emphasis is put on the explanation of Genomic Coding. Many examples throughout the book are chosen from this particular area and several parts of the book are devoted to this exciting implication of coding.

Evolutionary Change

Evolutionary Change
  • Author : Aron Katsenelinboigen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 August 2019
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Originally published in 1997 Evolutionary Change addresses the somatic mechanism of change. Although astounding advances in molecular biology have opened up new engineering possibilities to shape our future in terms of "improving" the human species as well as eradicating all kinds of pathological characteristics of biological development, these possibilities pose potentially serious dangers. They arise primarily from the local nature of changes that are introduced and the impact of the environment on the overall development of the biological system. The book

Genetic Programming Theory and Practice X

Genetic Programming Theory and Practice X
  • Author : Rick Riolo,Ekaterina Vladislavleva,Marylyn D Ritchie,Jason H. Moore
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 24 May 2013
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These contributions, written by the foremost international researchers and practitioners of Genetic Programming (GP), explore the synergy between theoretical and empirical results on real-world problems, producing a comprehensive view of the state of the art in GP. Topics in this volume include: evolutionary constraints, relaxation of selection mechanisms, diversity preservation strategies, flexing fitness evaluation, evolution in dynamic environments, multi-objective and multi-modal selection, foundations of evolvability, evolvable and adaptive evolutionary operators, foundation of injecting expert knowledge in evolutionary search, analysis of