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Unformatted text preview: 30 Organismal Biology 10:34 AM Page 6 History of Biology before Darwin Plague. An insect borne disease invades. We celebrate the plague Medicine transferred to islamic and arabic world. Important stages in the history of Biology 450-16th century: Medieval ages Europe – 400-700 Early middle ages (Dark Ages) – 1000-1300 High middle Ages – 1300-1500 Late middle ages Black plague BIO1130 Organismal Biology (1347-1351) 19 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa 10:34 AM Important stages in the history of Biology 450-16th century: Medieval ages Byzantium and Islamic world – Al-Jahiz (781-869) Animals engage in a struggle for existence; for resources, to avoid being eaten and to breed. Environmental factors influence organisms to develop new characteristics to ensure survival, thus transforming into new species. Animals that survive to breed can pass on their successful characteristics to offspring. BIO1130 Organismal Biology 20 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa 10:34 AM Important stages in the history of Biology 450-16th century: Medieval ages Byzantium and Islamic world – – – – – al-Jahiz (781-869) al-Dinawari (826-896) Avicenna (980-1037) Alhazen (965-1040) Ibn al-Baitar (1197-1248) BIO1130 Organismal Biology Avicenna 21 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa BIO1130 Organismal Biology 10:34 AM Page 7 History of Biology before Darwin Important stages in the history of Biology 450-16th century: Medieval ages Byzantium and Islamic wo...
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