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Jack Myers (July 10, 1913 - December 28, 2006) was an American molecular biologist and writer of popular science.

Born in Pennsylvania, Myers graduated from Juniata College in 1933, and gained a Masters from Montana State University in 1935, and a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota in 1939.

Myers joined the University of Texas in 1941, teaching until 1980. He continued researching as an emeritus professor until 1999. His areas of expertise were photosynthesis, phototropism and algae. His work included research on growing algae in space.

He was elected as a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences in 1975. In 1998, he was awarded the Founders Award by the American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology. Other awards include The Darbaker Prize from the Botanical Society of America in 1959

He was the senior science editor of Highlights for Children from 1958 until his death in 2006, aged 93. The magazine, a general interest magazine for children, had been started by his parents in 1946, and had a circulation of about two million in 2006 [1].
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Total Books: 56
The Future of Men Masculinity in the Twenty-First Century
2016 - The Future of Men Masculinity in the Twenty-first Century (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781941758656
ISBN-10: 1941758657
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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Hooked Up A New Generation's Surprising Take on Sex Politics and Saving the World
The Memory of Water
2011 - The Memory of Water (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781930974982
ISBN-10: 1930974981
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Delco Files
2010 - The Delco Files (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780741457608
ISBN-10: 0741457601
Genre: History
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Virtual Worlds Rewiring Your Emotional Future
2007 - Virtual Worlds Rewiring Your Emotional Future (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780979388712
ISBN-10: 0979388716
Genre: Business & Money
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Row House Blues Tales From the Destruction of Philadelphia's largest Catholic Parish
New American Poets
2005 - New American Poets (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781567923025
ISBN-10: 156792302X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On Top of Mount Everest And Other Explorations of Science in Action
On The Trail Of The Komodo Dragon And Other Explorations Of Science In Action
Flowing in the Anointing Understanding the Anointing of God
2004 - Flowing in the Anointing Understanding the Anointing of God (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780972092814
ISBN-10: 0972092811
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The Portable Poetry Workshop
2004 - The Portable Poetry Workshop (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780155060029
ISBN-10: 0155060023
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference, Nonfiction
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Revival The Last Call
2003 - Revival the Last Call (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780972092807
ISBN-10: 0972092803
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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Dictionary of Poetic Terms
2003 - Dictionary of Poetic Terms (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781574411669
ISBN-10: 1574411667
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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The Glowing River
2001 - The Glowing River [Contemporary Classics Poetry series] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780967968391
ISBN-10: 0967968399
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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What Makes Popcorn Pop And Other Questions About the World Around Us
1999 - What Makes Popcorn Pop and Other Questions About the World Around Us (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780785767350
ISBN-10: 0785767355
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OneOnOne
1999 - Oneonone [Autumn House poetry series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780966941906
ISBN-10: 096694190X
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Reconnecting With Customers Building Brands  Profits in The Relationship Age
Dougal Dixon's Dinosaurs
1998 - Dougal Dixon's Dinosaurs (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781563977220
ISBN-10: 1563977222
Genre: Children's Books
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Highlights Book Of Science Questions That Children Ask
1995 - Highlights Book of Science Questions That Children Ask (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781566198172
ISBN-10: 1566198178
Genre: Science & Math
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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What Makes Popcorn Pop And Other Questions About the World Around Us
1994 - What Makes Popcorn Pop and Other Questions About the World Around Us (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781563974021
ISBN-10: 1563974029
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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1986 - As Long As You're Happy [National Poetry, Vol 2] (Paperback)Hardcover
As Long As You're Happy Poems [National Poetry Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
Columbia Poetry Review Number 7 [Columbia College/Chicago, Spring 1994] (Paperback)