By Richard Dawkins
The first number of essays from well known scientist and best-selling writer Richard Dawkins.
Richard Dawkins's essays are an enthusiastic testomony to the ability of rigorous, clinical exam, and so they span many various corners of his own lifestyles. He revisits the meme, the unit of cultural details that he named and wrote approximately in his groundbreaking paintings The egocentric Gene. He makes relocating tributes to buddies and co-workers, together with a eulogy for novelist Douglas Adams; he stocks correspondence with the evolutionary biologist Stephen Jay Gould; and he visits with the famed paleoanthropologists Richard and Maeve Leakey at their African natural world protect. He concludes the essays with a brilliant notice to his ten-year-old daughter, reminding her to stay curious, to invite questions, and to reside the tested life.