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Natural theologian whose ideas of Irreducible Complexity and Arguments from Design are making a resurgence as 'Intelligent Design'
Codiscoverers of evolution by Natural Selection (2)
Grandfather to Charles Darwin, believed in evolution, mechanism was an effort of will
Made first observations that plants and animals produce more offspring than can survive (Not Darwin)
His ideas on inheritance combined with Darwinian Selection, 'Neo-Darwinism'
Random selection of traits, beneficial traits passed on to offspring and increase within population
English naturalist and assistant surgeon, traveled the world on HMS Rattlesnake and became a passionate defender of Natural Selection
2 populations have different habitat preferences
Codiscoverers of mathematical model to predict allele or genotype frequencies when no evolutionary forces are present
Generate hypothesis, design experiment to test hypothesis, analyze results, accept or reject the hypothesis
Male and female genetalia are no longer compatible
The pattern of change overtime and mechanisms that support the pattern
2 populations have different courtships
Geologist that promoted uniformitarianism and showed the earth was old.
egg and sperm no longer compatible
Evolution is a law or a theory?
Scientist- Some lineages are more fit and likely to survive than others
Curator of insects and parasitic worms, 'Use and Disuse', 'ladder of life'
Created binomial nomenclature system
Scientist that said that within a species of endotherms, more heavily pigmented forms tend to be found in more humid environments
The two things that are needed for speciation
Augustinian monk who established laws of inheritance
Traits can be passed down to offspring- scientist
Helped develop modern mathematical theory of population genetics
The pattern of change overtime
Scientist- Individuals can reproduce more offspring than can survive
Traits vary within a population- scientist
2 populations breed at different times
German Anatomist that explained the strong correlation of body size with latitude
No hard evidence and no testable experiment
Studies medicine, theology, and traveled around the world as a naturalist on the HMS Beagle

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