Discusses Darwin's theory of evolution. His hypothesis that variations within a species are vital to survival of the species. Genetic characteristics. Adaptation. Modifications within a species. Darwin's empirical observations and findings in the ORIGIN OF SPECIES. Critical views of Darwin's methodology by his contemporaries. Impact of Darwin's scientific contributions to modern thought.
Survival of the Fittest
This paper looks at Darwin's idea of "survival of the fittest" and how much this term accurately expresses his views on natural and sexual selection, and how much it fails to accurately represent his ideas on natural and sexual selection.
Examaines how fact & theory interact in Darwin's writings on coral reef formation.
Stephen Gould and Creationism
Compares and contrasts the theories of Darwin revisionist Stephen Jay Gould and creationists. Major beliefs of creationist thought. Gould's belief that creationism is a pseudo-science.