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Hooker

Hooker

1. One who, or that which, hooks.

2. A dutch vessel with two masts. A fishing boat with one mast, used on the coast of Ireland.

a sailors contemptuous term for any antiquated craft.


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Inter species breeding with fertile offspring

... points Darwin himself thought Wilberforce's criticisms fair or at least faceable. `I have just read the "Quarterly" ' he wrote to Hooker in July, 1860. `It is uncommonly clever; it picks out with skill all the most conjectural parts, and brings forward well all the difficulties. ...

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by gamila
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:15 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Inter species breeding with fertile offspring
Replies: 34
Views: 29649

There is no scientific method

... points Darwin himself thought Wilberforce's criticisms fair or at least faceable. `I have just read the "Quarterly" ' he wrote to Hooker in July, 1860. `It is uncommonly clever; it picks out with skill all the most conjectural parts, and brings forward well all the difficulties. ...

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by gamila
Sat Jul 11, 2009 12:48 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: There is no scientific method
Replies: 12
Views: 12466

A myth of biology debunked

... Darwin himself thought Wilberforce's criticisms fair or at least faceable. `I have just read the "Quarterly" ' he wrote to Hooker in July, 1860. `It is uncommonly clever; it picks out with skill all the most conjectural parts, and brings forward well all the difficulties. ...

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by gamila
Fri May 15, 2009 4:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A myth of biology debunked
Replies: 25
Views: 26659

Re:

... A bit of humor there! But most seem to remember her heavy makeup without the thinking she's a hooker or anything. In the theory I'm putting together I describe it as: New designs at the multicellular level are also in part guided by what the ...

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by GaryGaulin
Thu Apr 30, 2009 9:39 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Future Human Evolution
Replies: 47
Views: 74059


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