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Eels

James Prosek

Eels

an exploration of the world"s most mysterious fish, from New Zealand to the Sargasso

by James Prosek

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eels

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Prosek
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL637.9.A5 P76 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24803752M
    ISBN 109780060566111
    LC Control Number2010006803

    May 15,  · When pulled from the mud of creeks, ponds, rivers, or the sea, the eel, with its slick, snake-like body, emerges as an extremely mundane and even unappealing fish. But don’t let the appearance fool you—the eel has been one of the world’s favorite foods since ancient Greece, and the eel’s life cycle is one of the most remarkable on the planet—during the middle ages, impoverished 5/5(1). Electric eels can generate an electrical charge of up to volts in order to stun prey and keep predators at bay. About the Electric Eel. Despite their serpentine appearance, electric eels.

    Within the last 30 years, electron energy-loss spectroscopy (EELS) has become a standard analytical technique used in the transmission electron microscope to extract chemical and structural information down to the atomic level. In two previous editions, Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy in the This book is an essential purchase for any. "Electric Eel." World Book Encyclopedia. Chicago: World Book, Although it looks like other eels, it is quite different. The electric eel has different habits, and is commonly known for its ability to generate an electric current. It is a spineless, toothless fish that grows up to three feet long and is found in the Amazon and other.

    Gulper Eel Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior. The gulper eel (Eurypharynx pelecanoides) is a subspecies of eel that typically occurs in the temperate and tropical waters worldwide. It has an elongated body and tiny eyes. Gulper eels are found in Australia. Gulper eels reach a Author: Waleed Khalid. May 12,  · In The Book of Eels, we meet renowned historical thinkers, from Aristotle to Sigmund Freud to Rachel Carson, for whom the eel was a singular obsession. And we meet the scientists who spearheaded the search for the eel’s point of origin, including Danish marine biologist Johannes Schmidt, who led research efforts in the early twentieth century.


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