Lynn Margulis (1938–2011)

  title={Lynn Margulis (1938–2011)},
  author={M. Schaechter},
  pages={302 - 302}
  • M. Schaechter
  • Published 2012
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Science
  • A biologist's innovative theoretical syntheses provided the intellectual scaffolding for endosymbiotic theory, a cornerstone of mainstream evolutionary biology. Science progresses mainly through experimentation, but to become useful, experimental results have to be scrutinized, interpreted, and placed on a proper intellectual scaffold. These two activities are not always carried out evenly by the same person. Some scientists become known for their impressive experiments, others for innovative… CONTINUE READING
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