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Bio lecture notes - Biolecturenotes 16/09/200911:51:00

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Bio lecture notes 16/09/2009 11:51:00 Science:  The investigation of natural phenomena through observation,  theoretical explanation, and experimentation, or knowledge produced by such  investigations.  Not all findings are the same; some are considered strong compared to  others.  So our tests are only scientific if they can either support or fail to support the  hypothesis.  Paleontology Predictions: if organisms descended from common ancestors, looking in the  fossil record we should see:  Fossils of these ancestors Transitional fossil between the ancestors and the present day Computer Modeling Avida is an artifical life platform in which digital organisms reproduce, mutate  and diversify, and complete on reproductive success in a space-limited  context, and therefore  Genetics Although not available throughout much of scientific history, genetic 
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This note was uploaded on 08/08/2010 for the course BIO 247 taught by Professor Walter during the Fall '10 term at St. Olaf.

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Bio lecture notes - Biolecturenotes 16/09/200911:51:00

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