The Resource Life's ratchet : how molecular machines extract order from chaos, Peter M. Hoffmann

Life's ratchet : how molecular machines extract order from chaos, Peter M. Hoffmann

Label
Life's ratchet : how molecular machines extract order from chaos
Title
Life's ratchet
Title remainder
how molecular machines extract order from chaos
Statement of responsibility
Peter M. Hoffmann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
572/.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH506
LC item number
.H636 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Life's ratchet : how molecular machines extract order from chaos, Peter M. Hoffmann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-261) and index
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Contents
What is life? -- The life force -- Chance and necessity -- The entropy of a late-night robber -- On a very small scale -- Maxwell's demon and Feynman's ratchet -- The mystery of life -- Twist and route -- The watch and the ribosome -- Making a living -- Life, the universe, and everything
Control code
ocn808107321
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780465033362
Lccn
2012018626
Other physical details
ill.
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.b27062478
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808107321
  • md27062478

Library Locations

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