Engage your students and strike the perfect balance between level of detail and accessibility! Written for a one-semester, non-Biology majors course, BIOLOGY TODAY AND TOMORROW is packed with applications that are relevant to a studentas daily life. The clear, straightforward writing style, in-text learning support, and trendsetting art help students understand key concepts. The accompanying Aplia for Biology further improves comprehension and outcomes by increasing student effort engagement and retention. Overall, this accessible and engaging introduction to biology provides an understanding of biology and the process of science while developing the critical-thinking skills students need to become responsible citizens of the world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.A bottle of beer, a glass of wine, or a shot of vodka all contain the same amount of alcohol or, more precisely, ethanol. ... Ethanol and its breakdown products damage liver cells, so the more a person drinks, the fewer liver cells are left to do ... For example, in the presence of ethanol, oxygen that would ordinarily take part in breaking down fatty acids is ... human body, and it has many important functions.
|Title||:||Biology Today and Tomorrow without Physiology|
|Author||:||Cecie Starr, Christine Evers|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-05-10|