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Author of The Origin of Species and creator of the theory of evolution and the concept of natural selection
to break this down, the strongest will survive in free trade (this is the easy way to say it). if you have an unstable economy and no central govt. you will fail and will not be able to participate in free-trade (Laissez-fair)
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Why There Are Still Apes Many people believe that man did not evolve from apes at all, we were created by God in His own image. That God gave man a human soul that makes them individual. The only other option is a theory called evolution, by which over billions of years, the whole earth and ever…
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Answer It is something of a social faux-pas, unless IQ is, in fact, the topic of discussion. If the IQ in question is high, then offering the information can seem like boasting or snobbery. Better to wait until asked, or if the IQ is no higher than the average, maybe fit it in as a joke (again - …
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That depends entirely on one's point of view. Some opinions follow.  One View Because evolution is not genuinely scientific. Evolution is an interpretation of facts (undisputed by creationists) which exist in the present. Creation is an alternate interpretation of those facts, according to a …
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Language. French is the working language in a number of African nations, as is English. Neither is native to Africa.Administration. Many African nations use the British form of justice courts and police ranks and military establishments and structures. Many African national leaders are styled " Prim…
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Darwin and the Beagle On his travels he found that many species of animals were similar, but different even though they were not in the same environment. I suggest you read On the Origin of Species or pick up a good book on Darwin. There are also books specifically about his time on the Beagle…
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The Gospel of Wealth was saying that everyone should get paid the same amount of money, where on the other side social Darwinism states that the strong will survive,so your answer will be.....the strong wouldn't be able to survive if everyone got paid the same amount of money, because then they woul…
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Charles Carroll signed the Declaration of Independence. He was returning from a mission to Canada with Benjamin Franklin and Samuel Chase when he and Chase had a couple of days to get to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. He arrived to make the vote unanimous. He did not participate in…
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Darwin's theory specifies descent with modification through natural selection. What that means essentially (and as an over simplification) is that DNA - which we now know to be the engine of change in species - is copied wrong, on occasion, leading to a modified gene. Sometimes those modifications h…
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He had problems reconciling them, but in the end, he knew he had it right. And that was before he even had DNA analysis to back it up.  Darwin Darwin just documented his observations. He never said he was wrong, and did not believe he was wrong. He did have a hard time reconciling what he ob…
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facts: 1)different individuals have different characteristics 2)these differences result in varying abilities to reproduce under local circumstances 3)some of these differences are inherited 4)those inherited differences that result in highly successful reproduction rates are the ones that will be …
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Facts about Evolution Evolution was not entirely devised by Charles Darwin; there were many evolutionists before Darwin, though he was the one who pulled the connections together. The acceptance of Evolution in school was tested in 1925 with the Scopes trial. A young teacher, John Scopes, taught hi…
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Initially it wasn't so bad. It took a while for the repurcussions to set in. Many liberal clergy did not see it as being incompatible with their faith because in reality is is not. The church wasn't so terribly dead set against it until the early mid 1900s. The scopes monkey trial was an isolated ev…
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Evidence To Support Theory That A Manager Leads Best When His People Get Behind Him: Many good companies are always looking for ways to create good management that improve leadership and good communication skills with their employees. It is not an easy task being a Manager because he/she has …
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Answer A type 2 error is when you accept your null hypothesis when in fact the alternative is true. A type 2 error is also known as a false negative.
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Darwin's Theory The question as stated demonstrates the public's confusion over the use of the term "theory." To many people in the general public, the word "theory" means an unproven statement or an educated guess. Scientists would call this a "hypothesis." Theory, on the other hand, is what sci…
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Neutral selection is the changes in a gene pool of a species that are a result of random neutral occurrences that do not give any advantage to that species. Neutral selection does not depend upon adaptation, fitness, or natural selection. If you are referring to the 'Nearly Neutral' theory of natu…
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Answer Where's the list? Here is the answer: Peer review Senior management (SM) review SQA review
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Bardeen, Cooper, Schrieffer - these three scientists gave the theory to explain about the reason for super conductivity of materials. Hence named as BCS theory. Superconductivity is a phenomenon in which certain substances at very low temperatures such as 3K or 4K their resistivity totally vanishes …
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I know quite a bit about beagles. I have four of my own and I'm currently fostering four more. I am also a certified dog trainer. I don't consider a beagle a hyperactive breed. A Jack Russel is normally hyperactive, a beagle is usually more of a couch potato. All dogs need exersice and beagles love …
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No real doubts. He was very careful to anticipate all the possible objections people would have and solved them in advance. He was pretty secure in his ideas by the time he was done but it took many years for it to reach it's final form. Answer Apparently Darwin was aware of many gaps in the fo…
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Darwin's Theory of Evolution You did not emphasize if you're arguing "For" or "Against" Darwin's Theory of Evolution. If you're arguing "for", then you have to read the latest developments like Genetics, etc. If you're arguing "Against", then you need more than luck; You need a miracle. To sa…
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Darwin's experience I don't know about Wallace, but Darwin spent a lot of his time in the Galapagos Islands where he saw what he thought was natural selection in action without interference from, or as a response to, outside sources like mankind.
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Management theories remain relatively consistent through the test of time. The social behaviors of people do not change too drastically despite years passing by. However, with the emergence of generation y into the working field and with social media booming it has become necessary to revamp some of…
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Answer He is indeed choosy: Exodus 20: v3 "Thou shalt have no other God before me" -this invalidates most other religions. John 14: v6, "Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me." - This eliminates all other religions Answer Accor…
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Well we have genetic, anatomical, geological, anthropological, paleontological and common sense-ical. :) We can look at our DNA and see old useless genes that one served a function but have mutated beyond use by now. We can look at our bodies and see how they are constructed with specialized feature…
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It explains how we got to be the way we are, logically and accurately. Understanding where the appendix came from is useful for understanding how it functions in the body today. The same is true for lots of body parts including systems like the immune system. Hope this helps! It is also importan…
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On his ship The Beagle traveling the oceans. he also went accross countries by walking and he saw 2 differant fossils which matched eachothers cracks when he put it together
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No. It is far from random, there is nothing random about it. If I were to race my three year old nephew I would win, easily. I am faster and stronger and I have more stamina. The outcome of the race would not be random, it would be inevitable. Evolution is the same. The organism that is better equ…
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Evolution is the change in allele frequency (genotype) over time in a population of organisms resulting in alterations of the phenotype. Change over time gives rise to the diversity of species. The theory of evolution by natural selection is the nonrandom survival and reproductive success of random…
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The theory that all life is related; present day species differ from ancestral species. Therefore an example can be back then there were two types of Humming Birds; those with long beaks, and those with short. The humming birds with short beaks dyed off because the couldn't reach the nectar from t…
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an essay by Wallace on evolution.
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It depends how long it takes you to write and edit the book
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The word 'evolution' can refer to both established fact, and to the theoretical model explaining observations in terms of what we know about that fact. Evolution, the fact, refers to the observed phenomenon of the changing of allele frequencies in populations. Evolution, the theory, refers to the …
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There are two theories of relativity. 1. Special Relativity (Einstein) 2. General Relativity (Einstein) Einstein's theory of relativity posits that time is a dimension in addition to space, and that space and time have relative properties to one another. This is not commonly observed because i…
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Gynecology is a field of medicine that deals with the health and treatment of the female reproductive system. Physicians who specialize in this particular field are known as gynecologists.
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Social Darwinism had a particularly strong appeal to many people in business, in the professions and to intellectuals more generally. It was cited as a reason for a lot of things viewed as unjust now, including unsafe labor conditions.
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RAAF Amberley At present, it's just over 1.6 kilometres. However with the expansion of the base, it will be made longer specifically to accommodate other (larger) aircraft!
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The most famous is On The Origin of Species. He also wrote The Voyage of the Beagle, The Descent of Man, The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals, and a book about worms. This is NOT a complete list, necessarily. These were the most common books.
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It is the foundation of all modern biology.
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Charles Darwin was born on 12th February 1809 in Shrubbery England. His father was Dr. Robert Waring Darwin. He had an interest in natural history at an early age. His mother dies when he was 8 and he was brought up by his sister. When Darwin was a child he was home schooled and went a day school ow…
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Descent with modification encapsulates the two key ideas central to the theory of evolution. These are that modifications (mutations) occur, and that these mutations are inheritable (passed on to descendants or offspring).
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One Contributors Opinion. Actually we do not come from monkeys. Here are a few ways to prove we do not. 1. If you (This is kind of gross.) mated with a monkey you can't reproduce. 2. We have a creator. God!!!! Read the bible!!! And 3. If we were to be made from any animal we actually would be c…
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Evolution is the change in allele frequency over time in a population of organisms. Mutation and natural selection, the nonrandom survival and reproduction of randomly varying organisms, are the main drivers of evolution. Genetic drift, a sampling error and gene flow between populations of the same …
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Charles Darwin arrived in the Galapagos Islands on the 15th September 1835, and the first place he visited was San Cristobal island. On the 24th September, the Beagle moved on to Floreana. H.M.S. Beagle spent five weeks in the Galapagos Islands, also visiting Isabela Island, Santiago & Pinta.
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A theory is a supposition or explanation based on observed data. It may or may not be true. A famous theory that the Earth was round, not flat, was proven only when ships sailed completely around the world. Theory can also refer to musical study, including scales, intervals, time, and various forms…
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Answer Working on the clues in the film this is his believed route. http://maps.google.co.uk/maps/ms?doflg=ptm&ie=UTF8&msa=0&msid=117132779244220065972.000469039cb5c5d43e394&ll=42.926263,-94.145966&spn=0.45954,1.021729&t=h&z=10
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Evidence for natural selection is both abundant and compelling. First, there is the taxonomy of species created by Linnaeus. This hierarchical system strongly implies modern species shared common ancestry, and it is this implication that prompted Charles Darwin to set out on his voyage on the Beagle…
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Evolution Evolution is the gradual change in the genetic composition of a population during successive generations, and over time, even millions of years. Evolution does not necessarily have to be a closed, solitary theory - one can believe in god and evolution, or different takes on creationism, …
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"people-procedure-software-hardware-data" (was someone's previous answer) I don't know about that. Information theory is about the 3 c's : Compression, Correction, and Cryptography. Compression is about abbreviating a message to make it as efficient as possible to get across a telephone wire or…
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The question should be: What did Charles Darwin invent. And the answer to that is: The theory of the evolution of man, which basically states that man came from monkeys!
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scientific theory THE CHURCH DID NOT ACCEPT THE SCIENTIFIC ORIGIN OF MAN BECAUSE IT NEGATES THE RELIGIOUS ADAM & EVE THEORY FOR GENESIS OF HUMAN BEINGS Which Church? Not all churches discount the scientific explanations, finding no conflict between the scientific thoughts and the rel…
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The process by which they evaluate problems, and go about solving them, is called the "scientific method." This method involves a few steps: 1. Define the problem 2. Evaluate the problem and its parameters. 3. Create a hypothesis (an educated guess of what method you think will solve your problem…
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Answer On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.
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Help or Hurt the SituationThe adolescent is acting as many typical youth do. It is up to the adult to address the real issue and not the behavior.This is an opportunity, not a problem.The adult should be aware of what they themselves may be projecting to the youth or if the youth has a problem that …
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As far as I know there is nothing to be implemented from Machiavelli's theory. It is just a line of thinking completely different from the popular beliefs. The scenario when the book was written is the end of the middle age, so it does not account for the model of a present time state. The better …
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A paternalistic theory of government is one in which the government's role and justification is by way of being a method of caring for and ensuring good conduct by the people within its jurisdiction. The government is figuratively like a father.
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Darwin's theory of evolution is often stated as: 'Survival of the Fittest" (though Darwin NEVER said this) or "Natural selection." More precisely, it amounts to the idea that when an organism differs from its family and neighbours in such a way that it can produce more young that in turn can success…
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The genus Pan, i.e., chimpanzees (P. troglodytes) and bonobos (P. paniscus) (sometimes referred to as the pygmy chimpanzee) are the closest extant relative of our own species, H. sapiens. Bonobos have only recently been identified as we thought they were chimps for a very long time (despite their ve…
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Evolution has always been a hotly debated topic within society. It is widely accepted as the origin of all life, including humans. It is supported by a broad array of scientific disciplines. Every theory is incomplete because in science, any theory can be potentially shown to be false,but some have …
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homo sapiens sapiens
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Theistic evolution is a concept that asserts that the classic religious teachings about God are compatible with the modern scientific understanding about biological evolution. In short, theistic evolutionists believe that there is a God, that God is the creator of the material universe and all life …
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Basically, theory of evolution is the theory that explains the diversity of life. Many believe the father of evolution was Comte de Buffon, a French naturalist. However, he was unable to come up with a reasonable mechanism that drives evolution. Charles Darwin later came up with natural selection as…
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Galapagos Islands! Hope it helps (: ~Bubbles<3
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The quantum shell or the principle shell (represented by an integer known as the principle quantum number, n) are orbits found in an atom. It is arranged as n=1, n=2, and so forth, n=1 being closest to the nucleus. As the numbers increase, so do the energy. Each quantum shell is an orbit, and in the…
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Answer The theory of the origin of species via evolution, as originally proposed by Charles Darwin, does not have as many facts in its support as some would like, because it addresses events that happened many years ago. However, many …
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Charles Oakley is a retired American professional basketball player. He lives in Los Angeles, CA. He currently works for ESPN where he talks about football.
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helping out consumers By meaning of Theory of Exploitation we can understand that a capitalist can earn profit only by the way of purchasing a commodity ( labour power ).
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Ernst Haeckel was a zealous promoter of Darwin's evolutionary theory in Germany, unfortunately, like others before him (peppered moths and Piltdown Man being examples) he didn't let scientific facts get in the way of a good story. What is even more unfortunate is that his bio-genetic law is still pr…
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it helps the population by producing differnet kinds of people. Eg an African and chines like me is called Chafrica
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Dependency Theory holds that resources flow out of the countries of the poor, and into the countries of the rich. As a result of how the states have melded with the world order, poor states continued to exist in poverty, while wealthy states continue to increase their riches.
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The discovery of DNA as the genetic material was the unified theme.
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Famous Physically Handicapped People 1. Sarah Bernhardt: French actress (1844-1923) Disabled by a knee injury, her leg amputated in 1914, she continued starring on stage until just before her death. She is regarded as France's greatest actress -- "The Divine Sarah". 2. Beethoven: Composer: Was…
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Electronic Color Theory "Electronic color theory" is a recent misnomer for additive color theory. Additive color theory predicts what colors will be perceived when different colors of light are mixed. It is differentiated from subtractive color theory, which predicts what colors will be perceived wh…
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once you read the bible the first book,which is genesis, you will learn why he created humans,and sooner or later you will learn about him.
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There are a few critical distinctions between humans and apes: Humans walk upright, apes are generally knuckle walkers (they walk on all fours but on the knuckles of the hands). Humans can hold their breath. No ape can do that - this is to do with the way the tubes in the throat are arranged and…
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Charles Darwin discovered exotic and new animals at the Galapagos Islands. It was from there that he hypothesized the theory of evolution. Whilst studying finches (small birds) in the Galapagos Islands, Charles Darwin discovered that although the birds were from the same species, their characteris…
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Atomic theory is a theory about the nature of matter and related phenomena (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_theory). The evolution of Humans is not strongly related (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_evolution)
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one was definitely Gemini summoner, but i don't think they've announced the other one as of yet
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Charles Darwin was born on the 12th February 1809 at Mount House, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. He died on the 19th April 1882 aged 73, at Down House, Downe, Kent, England.
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Man has learned self-preservation, reproduction, and greed over the years. They have become sensitive to the world around them and adapt as a culture when necessary.
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Humans came from a common ancestor with apes. Not directly.
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William Paley, of the 18th century, propounded the following; What if someone were to find a watch in a forest? A watch is complex and apparently tuned to fulfil a function; that of telling time. Paley extended the idea of complexity to living organisms and how functionally-fulfilling he presumed th…
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My comment is that it is not a theory but yes a fact. (Just to correct you...)And of course, Evolution is the real thing, we humans evolved from other animals, and life doesn't existe only for a couple of thousands of years but yes for thousand thousands more. What you have to bare in mind is the ev…
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If an adaptation were non-inheritable it could not cause the population to evolve because it would not be part of the populations gene pool.
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It's when you select something.
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The scientists Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace both contributed to the theory of evolution at approximately the same time, although Wallace was held back by his tendency to advocate spiritualism.
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Nuclear Physicists.
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Answer variation,competition,offspring,genetics, and natural selection.
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Answer 1Many of the properties of modern humans can be explained through biology. For instance, most physiological traits, such as the shape of the skeleton, the route that the major arteries and nerves follow throughout the body, blood types, and so on, and so forth, can be explained in terms of co…
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No, humans descended from ape-like ancestors. Evidence suggests that the human line split from the first gorillas around four to eight million years ago.
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Charles Darwin's studies in the natural world actually led up to the discovery of natural selection. Darwin observed the population barnacles and later pigeons to observe variations as they were crossbred within their own species.
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the theory of evolution is that an animal by passing on its genes can adapt to its environment for example the rhea (which lives in south America), Moa (which lives in new zealand) and the ostrich (which lives in Africa) all developed from the same ancestor they new this from looking at them they al…
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The Galapagos Islands off the coast of Ecuador, South America. He also went to many other places included Australia and New Zealand. The voyage lasted for 5 years. He also stopped at various parts of South America.
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There is no rule that they have to, and no rule that forbids it. However, most studies of "belief" indicate that the more education people have the more likely they are to see a strictly physical explanation for most of the natural universe. The implication is that, as astrophysicists are highly ed…
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He laid the ground work for the theory of evolution, and created Darwinism (Survival of the fittest.) (or Natural Selection) He traveled to the Galapagos Islands, and on each island discovered new types of Finch birds. He then studied the environment they survived in, and theorized that they must h…
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