Darwin's theory


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Darwin's theory

[¦där·winz ′thē·ə·rē]
(biology)
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On the other hand, teens are less likely than adults to believe in Darwin's theory of evolution (43% teens vs.
The second half discusses the Depth and Drama that result from considering Darwin's theory in the context of Deity.
Darwin's theory of evolution--a word he barely mentioned and never took credit for originating-was quickly embraced by biologists, but he was denounced by religious authorities for challenging the biblical idea of divine creation.
The first, The search for answers sets up the problem that Darwin's theory addressed.
Darwin's theory of Natural Selection is accepted by the Catholic church in preference to intelligent design.
There's also several excellent and accessible essays inside, explaining why Darwin's theory was influential in so many areas.
As I understand it Darwin's theory of the survival of the fittest gives no explanation of why it was necessary for mankind to evolve as it has.
The Lunar Society's 2009 Sixth Annual Lecture, After Darwin's Watch, takes place at Think Tank at Millennium Point and will look at the development of Darwin's theory, as well as major discoveries since then and the latest ideas that are changing how today's scientists think about evolution.
A CENTURY AND A HALF after the publication of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, the Vatican has come out in support of Darwin's theory, long thought to be incompatible with Catholic teachings.
This is a contentious position because several scholars (this reviewer included) have long argued that Haeckel appropriated only selected aspects of Darwin's theory, building them into a worldview which retained a strong element of cosmic teleology--for Haeckel, evolution still had a purpose, and the human race, especially Europeans, were a key step in the achievement of its goal.
I AGREE with John Marchant (March, 6) that Darwin's theory is flawed and it's ironic that the general public are embracing the theory at a time when many scientists, especially microbiologists, are casting doubt on its validity.
Religious teachings put pressure on Darwin's theory," she said, "saying Adam was created as the first human being and mankind originated from Adam.