Thomas Huxley


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Noun1.Thomas Huxley - English biologist and a leading exponent of Darwin's theory of evolution (1825-1895)Thomas Huxley - English biologist and a leading exponent of Darwin's theory of evolution (1825-1895)
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Thomas Huxley, who was known as "Darwin's bulldog", engaged with creationists in public debates.
In a heated exchange, Bishop Wilberforce asked Thomas Huxley whether he was descended from a monkey on his father or mother's side.
Stanley fixates on two intellectual giants of nineteenth century British society: Thomas Huxley (Darwin's acknowledged agnostic bulldog), and James Clerk Maxwell (the great "evangelical" unifier of electricity and magnetism).
spontaneous generation, Apollo 11's search for clues on the moon, the discovery of DNA by Watson and Crick, the question of life on meteorites, and the work of Van Helmont, Andrew Crosse, Louis Pasteur, Thomas Huxley, Alexander Oparin, and Stanley Miller, among others.
What is often viewed as the defining moment in that debate was the head-to-head between Thomas Huxley and Bishop Wilberforce, which took place at the Oxford University Natural History Museum in June 1860.
In the eighteenth century, Charles Darwin, Thomas Huxley and Ernest Haeckel conclusively demonstrated that humans are not a product of creation but of evolution.
Three essays under the heading 'Australia expanded' focus on George Bennett, John White, Thomas Watling, Thomas Huxley, and John Macgillivray.
Dispelling the darkness" is how Thomas Huxley, a contemporary of British naturalists Charles Darwin (1809-1882) and Alfred Russel Wallace (1823-1913), described their independently-developed ideas.
As he skillfully and meticulously reconstructs the social, cultural, and political milieu of Victorian England, he introduces readers to some of the era's key players, including scientists Richard Owen and Thomas Huxley, explorer Henry Morton Stanley, and, of course, Charles Darwin.
In 1863, Darwin's fellow Brit, Thomas Huxley, a biologist, wrote "Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature.
May I ask engineers to note the remark of Thomas Huxley, nicknamed "Darwin's bulldog".
Thomas Huxley, the original agnostic, frequently used language and imagery from the Bible in his correspondence.