What does the theory of spontaneous generation suggest?
Spontaneous generation or Equivocal generation is an obsolete theory regarding the origin of life from inanimate matter
> Louis Pasteur (1626-1697) discovered spontaneous generation. Actually, Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) is credited with DISPROVING spontaneous generation, expanding the work of other scientists before him. Aristotle synthesized the theory of spontaneous generation, compiling and expanding on the work of earlier natural philosophers.