Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon was a French naturalist, mathematician,
cosmologist, .... At one point, Buffon propounded a theory that nature in the New
World was inferior ... He brought the...
Old Earth, Ancient Life: Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon ... geologists
found for a vast age of the planet and life itself, to Darwin's own theory of
Buffon had no concept of evolution, believing that species are fixed. Buffon was a
believer in Vitalism, Eric Weisstein's World of Chemistry stating that living ...
Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, 1707-1788, French naturalist. ... the
notion of evolution, however, favoring instead a devolutionary theory: animals
A brief biography of Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon and his
contributions to the Theory of Evolution.
Despite the fact that he refused to believe in evolution, naturalist and
palaeontologist Georges Cuvier (1769-1832) contributed to Charles Darwin's
theory of ...
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, was one of the first scientists in the
1700s to suggest that species could evolve and change depending on a number
Jun 17, 2007 ... 1725–73) Georges-Louis Leclerc De Buffon (born September 7, 1707 .... and
scientific discovery); evolutionary theory (in evolution: Early ideas) ...
Xenophanes studied fossils and put forth various theories on the evolution of life.
... Comte de Buffon, a French naturalist, developed the modern definition of a
species ... Georges Cuvier, a French naturalist, made numerous contributions to
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (Count Buffon), was one of the ... to
grapple with the questions of evolution, both of Earth and of living creatures.