The Founder Effect

Bottleneck: The. Founder. Effect. The TRAPPIST-2 Colony Foundation consulted Earth's most famous eugenicists to determine the optimal genetic composition of an isolated colony ... and promptly rejected all advice in favor of friends, ...

The Founder Effect

AWARD-WINNING AND BEST-SELLING AUTHORS CONTRIBUTE NEW STORIES: All-new fiction from Dragon Award winner and New York Times best-selling author David Weber, Dragon Award nominee D.J. Butler, best seller Jody Lynn Nye, indie best sellers Chris Kennedy and Mark Wandrey, and more. Also featuring an introduction by multi-award-winning and New York Times best-selling author Larry Correia. It is 2185 CE. Humans now live throughout the Solar System, but their most ambitious adventure is about to begin. The starship Victoria will carry over 10,000 colonists to a new world outside the Solar System. The larger-than-life exploits of those colonists will become legendary. The colonists will build a new civilization, and the actions of a few individuals will become famous—and infamous—forever marking their new colony with the Founder Effect. Contributors: Larry Correia, Mark H. Wandrey, Les Johnson, Christopher L. Smith, David Weber, Daniel M. Hoyt, Brad R. Torgersen, Monalisa Foster, Sarah A. Hoyt, Chris Kennedy, Vivienne Raper, Jody Lynn Nye, Brent M. Roeder, Catherine L. Smith, Philip Wohlrab, D.J. Butler About Stellaris: People of the Stars, co-edited by Robert E. Hampson: [A] thought-provoking look at a selection of real-world challenges and speculative fiction solutions. . . . Readers will enjoy this collection that is as educational as it is entertaining."—Booklist "This was an enjoyable collection of science fiction dealing with colonizing the stars. In the collection were several gems and the overall quality was high."—Tangent

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The Founder Effect
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Robert E. Hampson, Sandra Medlock
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-01 - Publisher: Baen Books

AWARD-WINNING AND BEST-SELLING AUTHORS CONTRIBUTE NEW STORIES: All-new fiction from Dragon Award winner and New York Times best-selling author David Weber, Dragon Award nominee D.J. Butler, best seller Jody Lynn Nye, indie best sellers Chris Kennedy and Mark Wandrey, and more. Also featuring an introduction by multi-award-winning and New York
Founder Effect
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Robert E. Hampson, Sandra Medlock
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

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Genetics of Populations
Language: en
Pages: 737
Authors: Philip W. Hedrick
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Genetics and Evolution
The History of the Founder Effect in Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: Edward James Rice
Categories: Anthropology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Anthropology and Biology share an evolutionary paradigm. However, as Kuhn has argued (1970), this does not mean the paradigm is interpreted in the same manner. Nor does the sharing of an evolutionary paradigm automatically guarantee that rules abstracted from the paradigm by various sub-disciplines will be the same. Within anthropology,
Genomics and Health in the Developing World
Language: en
Pages: 1501
Authors: Dhavendra Kumar
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book is designed to be the first major text to discuss advances in medical genetics in the developing world.