by Joel Hagen, Douglas Allchin & Fred Singer

1996 Preface || Guide to Nature of Science Themes

H.B.D. Kettlewell

& the Peppered Moths

Robert Whittaker

& Classifying Kingdoms

Lynn Margulis

& How Cells Evolved
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Nettie Stevens

& Sex Determination

Thomas Hunt Morgan

& the White-eyed Mutant

Oswald Avery

& the Transforming Factor

Hans Krebs

& Cellular Respiration

Peter Mitchell

& How Cells Make ATP

Walter Cannon

& Self-Regulation in Animals

Hans Selye

& Hormones and Stress

Christiaan Eijkman

& the Cause of Beriberi

Western Science
& Acupuncture
for Pain

Frank M. Burnet

& How Animals Make Antibodies

Niko Tinbergen

& Stickleback Mating Behavior

J.B.S. Haldane

& Population Genetics

George Gaylord Simpson

& Continental Drift

Rachel Carson

& Silent Spring
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