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Indeed evolution by natural selection is a promising case for a counterfactual study because it is a famous case of "simultaneous discovery.
In 1858 Alfred Russel Wallace sent an essay to Charles Darwin from the Island of Ternate in the Moluccas (now Indonesia) detailing a breakthrough in his theory of evolution by natural selection.
Evolution by natural selection is a pet theory of many enlightened and educated people and those holding contrary views are held to be obscurantist and orthodox.
The drama focuses on the inspiration that led him to think up the idea of evolution by natural selection.
The synthesis of classical Mendelian genetics with Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection is grounded in evidence and known by biologists as neo-Darwinism.
Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection has survived for 150 years, though not without controversy that continues today.
The first edition of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species laid out the case for evolution by natural selection with nearly 500 pages of dense prose and a single diagram.
Many Darwin scholars find this interpretation unconvincing, and, somewhat paradoxically, Richards now presents Haeckel as taking up with enthusiasm all those aspects of the theory of evolution by natural selection which are most difficult to fit into the German tradition.
Richard Dawkins presents a guide to the life and work of the scientist and defends his theory of evolution by natural selection.
Adult size can be heritable and can therefore undergo evolution by natural selection (Mitchell-Olds 1986).