Genetics Explained by Naruto, Jurassic Park… & the Superheroes

Original title: La génétique expliquée par Naruto, Jurassic Park… & les super-héros

Author: Fouilleroux, Alex

Publication Date:

February 2022

Pages:

208

Original language and publisher

Territories Handled

Worldwide excl. French

Territories Sold

South Korea (Nexus, at auction)

Genres

Popular Culture, Science

Genetics Explained by Naruto, Jurassic Park… & the Superheroes

Original title: La génétique expliquée par Naruto, Jurassic Park… & les super-héros

Author: Fouilleroux, Alex

Synopsis

How to decode life thanks to Naruto, Spiderman, and the Avengers.

Science popularized through pop culture! (illustrated book)

The collective imaginary feeds on scientific advances. Fantastic mutant monsters, terrifying hybrids, modified or improved human beings —fiction constantly uses science and genetic codes to build more or less real universes.

Alex Fouilleroux invites you to learn the (long) history of genetics, heredity and DNA by taking concrete examples of fiction such as Avatar, the X-Men, and many others…