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Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 - 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 ...

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

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May 17, 2002 ... 1725–73) Georges-Louis Leclerc De Buffon (born September 7, 1707 .... and scientific discovery); evolutionary theory (in evolution: Early ideas) ...

What role did the Comte de Buffon play in the Theory of Evolution ...

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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 of ...

Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon - Biography - About Evolution

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