The Dragons of Eden: Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence is a book by Carl Sagan, in which the author combines the fields of. Los dragones del Edén: Especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana, es un libro escrito por Carl Sagan en El libro fue galardonado con. Buy Los dragones del Edén: especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana by Carl Sagan, Rafael Andreu Aznar (ISBN: ) from.

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The book rambles from from one subject to another, from cute ls by everyone’s favorite: A Personal View of the Search for God Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

He became professor of astronomy and space science and director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University, and dl of the Planetary Society.

Retrieved from ” https: Isaac Asimos dijo de este libro: Dragpnes rated it did not like it Jul 31, As we looked deeply into each other’s eyes, it was with a shared conviction that our wondrous life together was ending forever. Justin Harris rated it did not like it Dec 27, Sagan discusses the search for a quantitative means of measuring intelligence.

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Vishwanath Gadhari rated it did not like it Oct 06, Mahboobali rated it did not like it Sep 21, Probably not the point the author was trying to make. Trivia About Dragons of Eden: Some of the speculations on computer science and artificial intelligence still apply nowadays. I don’t know if it would have been interesting at the time, but to me it was just basic evolution stuff and some dated information about the brain, intelligence, and how man evolved.


The Dragons of Eden: Jovany Agathe rated it did not like it Aug 26, This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat Perhaps the most interesting part is the chart that shows Brain mass vs.

Los dragones del Eden. Especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana

For twelve years he was the editor-in-chief of Icarus, the leading professional journal devoted to planetary research. Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence is sagam book by Carl Saganin which the author combines the fields of anthropologyevolutionary biologypsychologyand computer science to give a perspective on how human intelligence may have evolved.

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Probably not the point The copy of the book I got was published in and what isn’t out of date is wrong. The Dragons of Eden won a Pulitzer Prize.

They are hierarchical and ritualistic. Ghego rated it did not like it Aug 10, Not that interesting, nothing like ‘Cosmos’.

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Sarah Khaled rated it did not like it Mar 25, Open Preview See a Problem? He was also awarded the John F. Suggestions for change are greeted with suspicion: In an album called The Dragons of Eden was released by keyboard player and producer Travis Dickerson along with guitar virtuoso Buckethead and drummer Bryan “Brain” Mantia.


The title “The Dragons of Eden” is borrowed from the notion that man’s early struggle for survival in exen face of predators, and in particular a fear of reptiles, may have led to cultural beliefs and myths about dragons.


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The subtitle is “Speculations on the evolution of human intelligence”, but little in the book is about that topic. Niraj rated it did not like it Aug 31, Cover of the first edition.

Sagan used the same analogy in the more-widely known television series Cosmos. Views Read Edit View history.

Return to Book Page. Sagan of their highest honor, the National Science Foundation declared that his ” research transformed planetary science… his gifts to mankind were infinite.

Heidi Mantzoros loe it did not like it Feb 19, Science as a Candle in the Dark Billions and Billions: