Books by Emily Monosson

  •  Evolution in a Toxic World

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    Evolution in a Toxic World

    How Life Responds to Chemical Threats

    Emily Monosson

    With BPA in baby bottles, mercury in fish, and lead in computer monitors, the world has become a toxic place. But as Emily Monosson demonstrates in her groundbreaking new book, it has always been toxic ...

  •  Unnatural Selection
    Unnatural Selection Emily Monosson

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    Unnatural Selection

    How We Are Changing Life, Gene by Gene

    Emily Monosson

    Gonorrhea. Bed bugs. Weeds. Salamanders. Polar Bears. People. All are evolving, some surprisingly rapidly, in response to our chemical age. In Unnatural Selection, Emily Monosson shows how our drugs, ...

About the Author

Emily Monosson is an environmental toxicologist, writer, and consultant. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and the editor of Motherhood, the Elephant in the Laboratory: Women Scientists Speak Out.