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Prominence

prominence

In anatomy, tissues or parts that project beyond a surface.

Synonym: prominentia.

Origin: L. Prominentia


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Re: Evolution is not Darwinian

... but especially in the Modern Synthesis, became deeply suspicious if not outright obsolete, making room for a new worldview that gives much more prominence to non-adaptive processes"......"Collectively, the developments in evolutionary genomics and systems biology outlined here seem ...

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by Forests
Thu Nov 01, 2012 6:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution is not Darwinian
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Re: Has evolution moved beyond neoDarwinism?

... but especially in the Modern Synthesis, became deeply suspicious if not outright obsolete, making room for a new worldview that gives much more prominence to non-adaptive processes"......"Collectively, the developments in evolutionary genomics and systems biology outlined here seem ...

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by Forests
Mon Jul 02, 2012 8:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Has evolution moved beyond neoDarwinism?
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Views: 7685

The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... that sometimes the introduction of an exotic species can be a good thing for the people in its area of introduction. This argument gains more prominence because of the growing attention being given to biological controls of nuisance species (themselves often introduced). I live in Virginia, ...

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by vacohee
Sun Jun 10, 2012 4:55 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
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Views: 4682

Re: Re:

... the mechanism that drives macro evolution actually is. The reality that different dissenting views not only exist but are actually competing for prominence demonstrates that the mechanism is not known. The only common thread that unites the various adherents is that a naturalistic cause is the ...

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by JackBean
Sun Jan 01, 2012 8:42 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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... the mechanism that drives macro evolution actually is. The reality that different dissenting views not only exist but are actually competing for prominence demonstrates that the mechanism is not known. The only common thread that unites the various adherents is that a naturalistic cause is the ...

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by JackBean
Wed Dec 21, 2011 7:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 755542
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