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Life in the lab

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Science  01 Apr 2016:
Vol. 352, Issue 6281, pp. 47
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf2161

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In her new book, Lab Girl, Hope Jahren transforms the sedentary, slow-growing lives of plants into a vibrant series of stories that are interwoven with tales of her own research career. "In the end, I am not sure which is more extraordinary, the plants or the woman who studies them," writes reviewer Meg Lowman.