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  1. Preparatory reading 1 item
    1. Readings from the following modules will serve as useful preparatory reading

      • NS1011: Origins of Science
      • NS1012: Introduction to Biochemistry and Chemistry
      • NS1013: Ecology
      • NS2012: Astrobiology and Astrophysics
      • NS2014: Forensic Science

  2. Essential 41 items
    1. Biology - Reece, Jane B., Campbell, Neil A. 2011

      Book Essential

    2. Alternative texts to Reece (2011) 2 items
      1. Biology - Brooker, Robert J. 2010

        Book Essential

      2. Biology - Raven, Peter H., Johnson, George B., Mason, Kenneth A., Losos, Jonathan B. 2013

        Book Essential

    3. Alternatives to Zeigler (2014) 4 items
      1. Evolution - Barton, Nicholas H. 2007

        Book Essential

      2. Evolution: an introduction - Stearns, S. C., Hoekstra, Rolf 2005

        Book Essential

      3. Evolution - Ridley, Mark 2004

        Book Essential

      4. Evolution - Ridley, Mark 2004

        Book Essential Ebook

    4. Molecular biology of the cell (Sixth edition) - Bruce Alberts 2015

      Book Essential

    5. Introduction to paleobiology and the fossil record - Benton, M. J., Harper, D. A. T. 2008

      Book Essential

    6. Introduction to paleobiology and the fossil record - Benton, M. J., Harper, D. A. T. 2008

      Book Essential Ebook

    7. Alternative texts to Benton (2008) 3 items
      1. The elements of palaeontology - Black, Rhona M 1988

        Book Essential

      2. Invertebrate palaeontology and evolution - Clarkson, E. N. K. 1998

        Book Essential

    8. The Cambridge encyclopedia of human evolution - Jones, Steve, Martin, Robert, Pilbeam, David 1992

      Book Background

    9. Human evolutionary genetics - Mark A. Jobling 2013

      Book Essential

    10. Has the Earth’s sixth mass extinction already arrived? - Anthony D. Barnosky, Nicholas Matzke, Susumu Tomiya, Guinevere O. U. Wogan 2011-3-3

      Article Essential

    11. Which came first, the feather or the bird? - Prum, O Richard 01/03/2003

      Article Essential

    12. Tetrapod trackways from the early Middle Devonian period of Poland - Grzegorz Niedźwiedzki, Piotr Szrek, Katarzyna Narkiewicz, Marek Narkiewicz 2010-1-7

      Article Essential

    13. The pectoral fin of Tiktaalik roseae and the origin of the tetrapod limb - Neil H. Shubin, Edward B. Daeschler, Farish A. Jenkins 2006-4-6

      Article Essential

    14. A Draft Sequence of the Neandertal Genome - R. E. Green, J. Krause, A. W. Briggs, T. Maricic 07/05/2010

      Article Essential

    15. Introduction to Evolution and Natural Selection 21/9/2009

      Audio-visual document Essential

    16. The Power of Comparative Genomics 4/5/2012

      Audio-visual document Essential

    17. The complete genome sequence of a Neanderthal from the Altai Mountains - Kay Prüfer, Fernando Racimo, Nick Patterson, Flora Jay 18/12/2013

      Article Essential

  3. Problem Statement 1 5 items
    The following papers are specifically linked to Problem Statement 1
    1. The evolution of apical dominance in maize - John Doebley, Adrian Stec, Lauren Hubbard 1997-4-3

      Article Essential

    2. The Molecular Genetics of Crop Domestication - John F. Doebley, Brandon S. Gaut, Bruce D. Smith 29/12/2006

      Article Essential

    3. Architecture of floral branch systems in maize and related grasses - Erik Vollbrecht, Patricia S. Springer, Lindee Goh, Edward S. Buckler IV 2005-8-25

      Article Essential

    4. The limits of selection during maize domestication - John Doebley, Rong-Lin Wang, Adrian Stec, Jody Hey 1999-3-18

      Article Essential

    5. The origin of the naked grains of maize - Huai Wang, Tina Nussbaum-Wagler, Bailin Li, Qiong Zhao 2005-8-4

      Article Essential

  4. Recommended 1 item
    1. Population genetics: a concise guide - John H. Gillespie 2004

      Book Essential

  5. Further 6 items
    1. Morphological Evolution of Stratiotes through the Paleogene in England: An Example of Microevolution in Flowering Plants - Nicholas P. Sille, Margaret E. Collinson, Michal Kucera and Jerry J. Hooker 2006

      Article Essential

    2. The application of molecular genetic approaches to the study of human evolution - L. Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Marcus W. Feldman 2003-3

      Article Essential

    3. Ancient human genomics: the methodology behind reconstructing evolutionary pathways - Stephanie Marciniak, Jennifer Klunk, Alison Devault, Jacob Enk 02/2015

      Article Essential

    4. Human Hybrids - Michael F. Hammer 2013-4-16

      Article Essential

  6. Video Lectures 4 items
    The following series of lecture videos is not required preparation but provides excellent background on Evolution
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