The extent of Charles Darwin’s knowledge of Mendel

  title={The extent of Charles Darwin’s knowledge of Mendel},
  author={Andrew Sclater},
  journal={Journal of Biosciences},

The Constraining Influence of the Revolutionary on the Growth of the Field

This article draws attention to a pattern of development within science and other intellectual research communities that has received virtually no mention. We propose that subsequent dominance of a

Human-Nature Relations: The Unwanted Filibuster

Human–nature relations encompass many of the age-old questions about our existence, place, and time. This chapter explores some of these notions and offers insight into the question “why protect

Leonardo da Vinci: The Archetype of Sleeping Beauty in Science

The article examines the body of literature on Leonardo da Vinci using bibliometric methods. The questions of whether Leonardo can be called a “sleeping beauty” in science and what “awakened” him for

Rediscovering and Reviving Old Observations and Explanations of Metabolic Scaling in Living Systems

This article discusses several examples of the recent rediscovery and (or) revival of specific metabolic scaling relationships and explanations for them previously published during the nearly 200-year history of allometric studies.

Contingency, convergence and hyper-astronomical numbers in biological evolution.

  • A. Louis
  • Biology
    Studies in history and philosophy of biological and biomedical sciences
  • 2016

Mendel in the Modern Classroom

Mendel is an icon in the history of genetics and part of our common culture and modern biology instruction. The aim of this paper is to summarize the place of Mendel in the modern biology classroom.

Chapter 4 Evolutionary Genetics : Progress and Challenges

The three Mendelian laws of inheritance were later integrated with the chromosomal theory of inheritance, which was developed by Thomas Morgan and colleagues in the 1910s, and formed the core of classical genetics.

Darwin, Mendel and the evolution of evolution

The history of science is full of myths. Darwin has his fair share; but Gregor Mendel, his fellow scientist and contemporary, has suffered even more. R. Allan Reese disentangles what we like to

O arranjo curricular do ensino de evolução e as relações entre os trabalhos de Charles Darwin e Gregor Mendel

Several studies have focused on the teaching of evolution in diverse places of the world, and detected some common characteristics. There is always a low performance of high school students (or

Bravo Emma! Music in the life and work of Charles Darwin.



Dear Mr. Darwin: Letters on the Evolution of Life and Human Nature

Anyone who has ever wondered what it would be like to talk to Charles Darwin about changes that have taken place in evolutionary biology since his death will be fascinated by this witty and literate

A Calendar of the Correspondence of Charles Darwin, 1821-1882: With Supplement

1. Prefactory note 2. Introduction 3. Provenance list 4. Abbreviations and symbols used for physical description 5. The Correspondence (1821-82) 6. Undated letters and letters with wide ranges of

Eleven references to Mendel before 1900

(1968). Eleven references to Mendel before 1900. Annals of Science: Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 7-20.

The Effects of Cross and Self Fertilisation in the Vegetable Kingdom

This chapter discusses the habits of insects in relation to the fertilisation of flowers and the effects of cross-fertilisation and self-fERTilisation on the production of seeds.

Abusing Science: The Case Against Creationism

Abusing Science is a manual for intellectual self-defense, the most complete available for presenting the case against Creationist pseudo-science, and refutes the popular complaint that the scientific establishment is dogmatic and intolerant.

A century of Mendelism in human genetics : proceedings of a symposium organized by the Galton Institute and held at the Royal Society of Medicine, London, 2001

The development of Human Genetics The Genetics of Complex Diseases Human Cancer Genetics Genetics and the Future of Medicine.