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Bee bio1130 organismal biology 37 universit dottawa

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Unformatted text preview: e 12 History of Biology before Darwin The “scientific revolution” 16th – 18th century Linnaeus – Binomen Apis mellifera (Honey bee) BIO1130 Organismal Biology 37 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa 10:34 AM Changing thoughts on what living things are Physicalists – with the exception of humans all living things are machines (Descartes, 17th century) Vitalists – physical and chemical laws apply but living things have a vital force (essence) BIO1130 Organismal Biology 38 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa Physical science Inanimate objects Physical and chemical laws Universal 10:34 AM Natural science Animate objects More than physical and chemical laws (Genetics) Not Universal BIO1130 Organismal Biology 39 Université d’Ottawa / University of Ottawa BIO1130 Organismal Biology -two major groups attempting to discover the physical world. Everthing about physical science explains the natural science.Physicalists: with microscopoes we may observe more characteristics. Living organisms are unexplained. Natural science can n...
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