Organic
mobi |eng | 2010-09-28 | Author:Olson, Steve;Graffin, Greg

From my earliest childhood, my parents encouraged and highly valued creativity. My dad’s favorite gifts around holidays and birthdays were oil paints, sable brushes, and plastic models of aircraft or ...
( Category: Science & Religion October 1,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2012-08-14 | Author:Charles Darwin

1 It is remarkable how the same disease is modified in different climates. At the little island of St. Helena, the introduction of scarlet-fever is dreaded as a plague. In ...
( Category: Developmental Biology July 29,2020 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2015-04-08 | Author:Professor Brian Cox [Cox, Professor Brian]

* * * EVOLUTION OF HOMINIDS These hominid evolutionary trees trace our genetic history as humans to the Old World monkeys that roamed Earth 25 million years ago. Discoveries of ...
( Category: Astronomy June 10,2020 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Richard Lewontin

III PARTS AND WHOLES, CAUSES AND EFFECTS The previous two chapters dealt with two aspects of a common theme. How is the natural world of objects and processes to be ...
( Category: Developmental Biology April 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2001-04-04 | Author:Michael J. Behe

GETTING THERE I assume I’ve lost most readers in the labyrinth by now, so let me play accountant and summarize the biosynthesis of AMP. The synthesis takes thirteen steps and ...
( Category: Developmental Biology March 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-23 | Author:Lynn Margulis [LYNN MARGULIS AND DORION SAGAN]

INDEPENDENT ORIGINS OF AGRICULTURE Several times in Earth history, social animals have domesticated their food sources: Agriculture evolved in termites, ants, and people. “Domesticate” means “take into the house.” Some ...
( Category: Microbiology March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:Grant, Peter R., Grant, B. Rosemary

THE POSSIBLE ROLE OF SELECTION ON G. MAGNIROSTRIS Trends in beak size and shape were more the result of gradual accumulated change over several years than the result of occasionally ...
( Category: Bird Field Guides March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Tennesen

11 PREDATORS WILL SCRAMBLE OVER THE LAST 600 million years, during most of the extinction events, predators were the last to go. During the Cretaceous extinction, which knocked out the ...
( Category: Natural History March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-14 | Author:Robert S. McElvaine

Hard Economics; Soft Politics: Capitalism and Democracy There is significance in the desire of modern economists not only to be "scientific" but also to make their science a "hard" one. ...
( Category: General Gender Studies March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Tennesen

11 PREDATORS WILL SCRAMBLE OVER THE LAST 600 million years, during most of the extinction events, predators were the last to go. During the Cretaceous extinction, which knocked out the ...
( Category: Natural History March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-14 | Author:Charles Darwin [Darwin, Charles]

1 It is remarkable how the same disease is modified in different climates. At the little island of St. Helena, the introduction of scarlet-fever is dreaded as a plague. In ...
( Category: Organic February 29,2020 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 1978-12-31 | Author:David Attenborough

So feathers did not evolve initially for flight and do not define birds. The birds inherited them from feathered ancestors. And this leads to the realisation that all dinosaurs were ...
( Category: Wildlife January 20,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2007-06-04 | Author:Michael J Behe

9 THE CATHEDRAL AND THE SPANDRELS HOW DEEP GOES DESIGN? Up until now we have examined molecular structures and processes and have drawn a tentative line marking the molecular edge ...
( Category: Science & Religion January 18,2020 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2016-08-30 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

FIVE How Human Is Man? Be not under any Brutal Metempsychosis while thou livest and walkest about erectly under the scheme of Man. —SIR THOMAS BROWNE OVER A HUNDRED years ...
( Category: Organic January 18,2020 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-03-01 | Author:Jerry Fodor & Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini

Second option: laws of selection Laws can support counterfactuals. That’s most of what they do for a living; arguably, it’s what makes them different from mere true empirical generalizations. So, ...
( Category: Organic January 13,2020 )