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Epigenetics: The Evolution Revolution - The New York Review of Books


The New York Review of Books
In Lamarck's view, the evolution of life depends on variation and the accumulation of small, gradual changes. These are also at the center of Darwin's theory of evolution, yet Darwin wrote that Lamarck's ideas were “veritable rubbish.” Darwinian ...

A marine biologist dreamed up underwater series - Reading Eagle


Reading Eagle
The "SpongeBob SquarePants" franchise was created by Stephen Hillenburg, a marine biologist who worked for the Ocean Institute. He made a comic for the Ocean Institute called "Intertidal Zone" that featured a sponge named Bob, according to "The Oral ...

Tragic death of SFA biology professor saddens community - KTRE


KTRE
Funeral services for Stephen F. Austin State University biology professor Dr. Sarah Canterberry were held Monday. According to SFA's communication director, the 39-year old was killed tragically Friday while using machinery at her home. Canterberry ...

Stephen J. Gould: Darwinian Fundamentalism

Beaverton - United States

Review by Stephen Jay Gould critiques philosopher Daniel Dennett's book "Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life."

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Wikipedia: Stephen Jay Gould
United States

Article follows the life of one of America's most popular science writers.

United States

An interview with Scott Rosenberg.

Unofficial Stephen Jay Gould Archive, The
United States

Makes public a selection of the author's scientific work, and other broad interests.

Stephen Jay Gould, From Brachiopods to Baseball
United States

Interview with the scientist about evolution, the overratedness of dinosaurs, and his second love - baseball.

Stephen Jay Gould, Evolution Theorist, Dies at 60
United States

2002 obituary from the New York Times. Registration required.

Stanford Presidential Lectures: Stephen Jay Gould
United States

Provides an overview of the American scientist's life and thought. Includes a bibliography and quotes.

Danny Yee's Book Reviews: Stephen Jay Gould
United States

Features reviews for such books as Bully for Brontosaurus and Dinosaur in a Haystack.

A Post-Darwinian Probabilistic Model
France

A probabilistic model of biological evolution with a new interpretation of Darwinian natural selection and 3 examples: 1) 5 mass extinctions 2) hominization 3) the PO2PAL increase.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: Genetic Signature for Darwinian Evolution
United States

Article on research by geneticist David Moore and colleagues who examined the evolution of the cane toad's ability to resist its own deadly toxin.

Stephen Grossberg
United States

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