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Pleased to meet me : how genes, germs, and the curious forces that make us who we are

Author: Bill Sullivan
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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-- you "I can't believe I just said that." "What possessed me to do that?" "What's wrong with me?" We're constantly seeking answers to these fundamental human questions, and now, science has the answers. The foods we enjoy, the people we love, the emotions we feel, and the beliefs we hold can all be traced back to our DNA, germs, and environment. This witty, colloquial book is popular science at its best, describing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Sullivan, Bill (William J.), 1970- author.
Pleased to meet me
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019]
(DLC) 2018052230
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Sullivan
ISBN: 1426220561 9781426220562
OCLC Number: 1074421842
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: meet the real you --
Meet your maker --
Meet your tastes --
Meet your appetite --
Meet your addictions --
Meet your moods --
Meet your demons --
Meet your match --
Meet your mind --
Meet your beliefs --
Meet your future --
Epilogue: meet the new you.
Responsibility: Bill Sullivan.

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From a witty new voice in popular science comes a life-changing look at what makes you you.  Read more...

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"In equal parts approachable and mind-blowing. Sullivan gives us a whistle-stop tour of the myriad factors that make you who you are" --David Eagleman, host of PBS's The Brain with David Eagleman Read more...

 
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