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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 ...
What theory replaced the theory of spontaneous generation?
The theory that replaced the theory of spontaneous generation is the theory of biogenesis. Biogenesis is the production of new living organisms or organelles. ...
What is Lazzaro Spallanzani's theory for spontaneous generation?
The theory for spontaneous generation refers to the idea that life can produced from nonliving things. Lazzaro Spallanzani proposed in his experiement that air was necessary for spontaneous generation. ...
Asked in Animal Life
What is the theory that living things could come from nonliving matter?
The theory that living things could come from nonliving matter is Spontaneous Generation. Germ theory and cell theory eventually displaced the theory of spontaneous generation. ...
Asked in Biology, Bible Statistics and History
What bible verse disproved the spontaneous generation theory?
Nothing in the bible disproved spontaneous generation, the scientists Louis Pasteur and Francesco Redi disproved spontaneous generation in a series of very careful experiments. ...
Which scientist is most responsible for the theory of spontaneous generation?
Aristotle, the philosopher and scientist, was most responsible for developing the theory of spontaneous generation. The person perhaps most associated with the theory, however, is Louis Pasteur, who actually disproved the theory. ...
Asked in Cell Biology (cytology)
What is the difference between the cell theory and spontaneous generation?
Spontaneous generation was the theory that living things come from non-living things. But cell theory is a proven theory that states that all living things come from other living things. ...
Asked in Microbiology
What did spontaneous generation theory mistakenly allow people to believe?
Spontaneous generation theory allowed people to believe that living organisms (microorganism) could arise or develop from non-living matter. ...
Asked in Philosophy and Philosophers, Microbiology
Who Discovered spontaneous generation?
> 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. ...
Asked in Biology
Which scientist performed an experiment that claimed to support spontaneous generation?
Aristotle performed an experiment that claimed to support spontaneous generation. Louis Pasteur dispelled the theory in 1859. ...