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Vincent Gaston Dethier. less versatile, less of a gourmet, than you. Well, this too
can be tested. Try him on other sugars; there are any number of sugars: cane
sugar, beet sugar, malt sugar, milk sugar, grape sugar. Each is chemically
Other insects less domesticated than the flea and the louse do dance; indeed, to
dance is to exist. For some, dancing is an integral part of courtship without which
procreation is impossible. Certain species of flies, appropriately known as ...
Another figure, less central but no less important has lurked in the background
throughout, and though you may have become aware of him as an unseen power
, the time has come to present him to you. By the rules of the game, Science is ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Arseny - LibraryThing
Great book, and it reads surprisingly well. The only sign of age really is the use of pronouns (the scientist is always "he", even despite the fact that female science students are mentioned several ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - juglicerr - LibraryThing
I thought that this book was hysterical. It is not the book for people wanted all the scientific facts about flies, although it does have some interesting tidbits along the way. Instead, it cheerfully ... Read full review