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Mormons need not shy away from evolution, says BYU biologist ... - Salt Lake Tribune


Salt Lake Tribune
Mormons should be as friendly to evolution as any people on Earth, a Brigham Young University biologist unequivocally declared this week. They believe in “eternal progression,” for example, and that the universe was organized from pre-existing matter ...

Renowned biologist gives Darwin Day genetics lecture - Stony Brook Statesman


Stony Brook Statesman
Hopi Hoekstra, Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and curator of mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, discussed scientist Charles Darwin, what he knew and what he didn't know at the Earth and Space Sciences Building ...

UCSB Marine Biologists Bring Ecology to Children - Daily Nexus


Daily Nexus
Kelp forests are considered one of the most prolific and dynamic ecosystems on Earth. They provide food and shelter to thousands of fish, invertebrates and other algae. Studying the kelp forest is a valuable method for understanding many ecological ...

Sacred Earth Ethnobotany

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