is Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Geology at
the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She is the author of Symbiotic
Planet, The Origin of Eukaryotic Cells, Early Life, and Symbiosis
in Cell Evolution. She is also the coauthor, with Karlene V. Schwartz,
of Five Kingdoms: An Illustrated Guide to the Phyla of Life on Earth
and with Dorion Sagan of Acquiring Genomes, Microcosmos, Origins
Of Sex, and Mystery Dance.
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