Darwin


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  • noun

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English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolution by natural selection (1809-1882)

provincial capital of the Northern Territory of Australia

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DEAR PROFESSOR CHALLENGER," it said, "As a humble student of Nature, I have always taken the most profound interest in your speculations as to the differences between Darwin and Weissmann.
Still, there remains a hope that Darwin and Nietzsche may some day become reconciled by a new description of the processes by which varieties occur.
They are even to be found in plants, as Sir Francis Darwin pointed out
The authors contend that the progressive influence of abolitionism throughout the nineteenth century provoked a moral, scientific, and religious controversy that is crucial to understanding Darwin.
Situated on the Timor Sea, Darwin is about 2,000 miles northwest of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
Darwin was a poor scientist, both in terms of practice and theorizing;
Following advice from the Bureau of Meteorology and the closure of Darwin Airport flights between Perth and Darwin, Darwin and Melbourne and Brisbane and Darwin are cancelled.
Darwin in Galapagos has three parts: "Before Galapagos" (Part 1), "Galapagos" (Part 2), and "After Galapagos" (Part 3).
The research for the three-year project will be overseen by the Darwin Correspondence Project at Cambridge University Library.
There not only are the letters Darwin wrote, but all of the ones he received, too, and they read like conversations--or e-mail.
Records suggest that Darwin broke the egg, thought to date from around the time of his 1831 to 1836 voyage, by placing it in a box which was too small.
All this in addition to a very personal view of the great man Charles Darwin as a young man.
The woman, who did not want to be named, added that Mr Darwin had been unable to see his son before his death.
The completion of the Darwin acquisition is an important strategic initiative for the company that increases our specialty casualty focus in the U.
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Darwin Professional Underwriters, Inc.