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Carl Sagan attempts to debate with a creationist

Carl Sagan attempts to debate with a creationist
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Carl Sagan Carl Edward Sagan (/ˈseɪɡən/; November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in astronomy and other natural sciences. His contributions were central to the discovery of the high surface temperatures of Venus. However, he is best known for his contributions to the scientific research of extraterrestrial life, including experimental demonstration of the production of amino acids from basic chemicals by radiation. Sagan always advocated scientific skeptical inquiry and the scientific method, pioneered exobiology and promoted the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence (SETI). §Early life[edit] Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, New York.[4] His father, Samuel Sagan, was an immigrant garment worker from Kamianets-Podilskyi, then Russian Empire,[5][6] in today's Ukraine. My parents were not scientists. §1939 World's Fair[edit] §World War II[edit] §Scientific achievements[edit]

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Early humans domesticated themselves, new genetic evidence suggests When humans started to tame dogs, cats, sheep, and cattle, they may have continued a tradition that started with a completely different animal: us. A new study—citing genetic evidence from a disorder that in some ways mirrors elements of domestication—suggests modern humans domesticated themselves after they split from their extinct relatives, Neanderthals and Denisovans, approximately 600,000 years ago. “The study is incredibly impressive,” says Richard Wrangham, a biological anthropologist at Harvard University who was not involved in the new work. Domestication encompasses a whole suite of genetic changes that arise as a species is bred to be friendlier and less aggressive. Modern humans are also less aggressive and more cooperative than many of our ancestors. Giuseppe Testa, a molecular biologist at University of Milan in Italy, and colleagues knew that one gene, BAZ1B, plays an important role in orchestrating the movements of neural crest cells.

Powers Mandrake The harvest The root of the mandrake resembles a phallus or a human torso, and for this reason was believed to have occult powers. Many weird superstitions collected round the Mandrake root. As early as 93 BC the historian Flavius Josephus described the process of collecting the mandrake, stories of which were embellished over the years. The mandrake was fabled to grow under the gallows of murderers and its anthropological shape evidently was responsible for the superstition that it shrieked when it was uprooted. The demon inhabiting the root would then be aroused and the sounds of its piercing groans of agony would be so horrible that whoever heard it, die or go deaf and insane. The harvester should then performing the necessary rituals before trying to pull it safely from the ground. put wax in the ears draw three circles around the plant with a sword and. The owner threw a piece of meat, and as the dog leapt for the meat, the mandrake root was pulled from the ground. Puppets Properties

Natural selection Variation exists within all populations of organisms. This occurs partly because random mutations occur in the genome of an individual organism, and these mutations can be passed to offspring. Throughout the individuals’ lives, their genomes interact with their environments to cause variations in traits. (The environment of a genome includes the molecular biology in the cell, other cells, other individuals, populations, species, as well as the abiotic environment.) Individuals with certain variants of the trait may survive and reproduce more than individuals with other variants. Natural selection is one of the cornerstones of modern biology. General principles[edit] Natural variation occurs among the individuals of any population of organisms. If the traits that give these individuals a reproductive advantage are also heritable, that is, passed from parent to child, then there will be a slightly higher proportion of fast rabbits or efficient algae in the next generation. Fitness[edit]

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