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Melanie Peffer

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Melanie is on faculty at the University of Colorado Boulder. She is the author of the best selling Biology Everywhere: How the science of life matters to everyday life. When not writing, Melanie enjoys playing her flute and piccolo and enjoying all that Colorado has to offer in the great outdoors with her husband and son.

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