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Evolutionary biology

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The branch of biology concerned with the evolution of organisms, particularly the origin and descent of species, as well as their changes over time.


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It encompasses other fields of biology such as genetics, ecology, systematics, and paleontology. A person studying evolutionary biology is known as an evolutionary biologist.


See also: phylogeny.


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I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... scholars to ask questions. I have been battling with a few topics in Biology that ware to well written in my Notes or Manual that are given by ... together in an extended haplotype O. The extended haplotypes could be evolutionary conserved and are often refereed to as ancestral haplotypes. ...

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by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
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... of the last 10 years as well as the detail are know and proven for the evolutionary process of the last 100,000 years. Evolution does not ask blind ... glace at the underlying fact. I am a molecular biologist. Molecular biology supports molecular evolution (change over time), but not human evolution. ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 31, 2014 3:14 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments
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traditions (human behavioral biology)

... any studies you fine folks are aware of that explain why traditions and customs are so prominent in humans, and how they have benefited us from an evolutionary stand-point, or lack thereof? Thanks in advance.

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by crescendo2020
Wed Sep 24, 2014 1:29 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: traditions (human behavioral biology)
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Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments

... bad explanation. I would refer people here to a book by a man ho taught biology all of his life at Gordon College - a Christian school. "Biology Through The Eyes of Faith" by Richard Wright Wright is a Evolutionary Creationist - he believes in evolution - many Christians do - ...

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by green3611
Sat Aug 30, 2014 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments
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Views: 13973

Re: What do you do when talking to creationists?

... debate, for instance: is there evolution if there is no time? How will evolutionary biology meet new physical paradigms about time, space and so on? Will new conceptual changes ...

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by editorb
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:33 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
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