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Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Wikipedia, the free ...

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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...

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Understanding Evolution

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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 evolution.

Early Theories of Evolution: Pre-Darwinian Theories

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The wealthy French mathematician and naturalist, George Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon click this icon to hear the name pronounced , actually said that living ...

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Biography, Facts and ...

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Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon was a mathematician, naturalist and author whose beliefs and theories greatly influenced the way other naturalists after. ... the first one to point out a lot of loopholes in the way evolution was taught.

Comte de Buffon - Frankenstein

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Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, 1707-1788, French naturalist. ... the notion of evolution, however, favoring instead a devolutionary theory: animals over ...

AboutDarwin.com - Evolution before Darwin

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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 the ...

Evolution Concepts - GeologyClass.org

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George Cuvier's Catastrophism and Alcide d'Orbigny's Theory of Special Creation ... Gorges Buffon argued for some sort of evolution of organisms, though his ...

Georges-Louis Leclerc, count de Buffon | French naturalist ...

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1725–73) Georges-Louis Leclerc De Buffon (born September 7, 1707, Montbard, .... He was the first to propose the theory that the planets had been created in a ...

History of Evolutionary Thought - Biology Encyclopedia - body ...

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Georges Léopold Cuvier opposed evolutionary theories, even though he was ... The French naturalist Comte de Buffon (Count Buffon, 1707–1788) was one of ...

How did Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon contribute to the ...

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Feb 24, 2015 ... How did Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon contribute to the ... How has the theory of evolution developed since Darwin first published it?

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Buffon, Georges, Comte de (1707-1788) -- from Eric Weisstein's ...

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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 ...

SparkNotes: Evolution and Lamarck: Before Lamarck

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An important step toward the modern theory of evolution came in the 1760's, when Count George-Louis Leclerc de Buffon (1707-1788) published his Natural  ...

Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Biography - Evolution

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A brief biography of Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon and his contributions to the Theory of Evolution.