organic evolution


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n organic evolution (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms
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In literature:

And how do they necessitate a higher evolution of the organism?
"The World's Greatest Books--Volume 14--Philosophy and Economics" by Various
Human nature which, like the constitutions of other organisms, is subject to evolution, must be modified according to a definite ideal.
"The World's Greatest Books - Volume 15 - Science" by Various
Of course, the evolution of the organic world cannot be predetermined as a whole.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
The Evolution of Living Organisms, Goodrich.
"The Meaning of Evolution" by Samuel Christian Schmucker
How, then, did organic evolution begin?
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
But even greater is the interest that attaches to every creature in regard to the question of its place in the organic scale of evolution.
"A History of Science, Volume 5(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
Society follows the method of organic evolution in growing by differentiation.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
They have gone through the rougher parts of evolution that gave to us our more useful organs and limbs.
"Tyranny of God" by Joseph Lewis
But what has the realist philosophy of a positive nature to contribute with respect to the evolution of organic life?
"Landmarks of Scientific Socialism" by Friedrich Engels
The radiations rapidly decompose organic matter with the evolution of gases.
"A Brief Account of Radio-activity" by Francis Preston Venable

In news:

Darwin's theory of evolution offers a sweeping explanation of the history of life, from the earliest microscopic organisms billions of years ago to all the plants and animals around us today.
The evolution of bilateral symmetry—the left-right balance of arms, legs, and organs that is a hallmark of all higher animals—was one of the greatest leaps in the history of life.
With a new method to isolate individual genomes from millions of microorganisms in the ocean, scientists will learn about the history and evolution of these organisms.
An extra copy of a gene gives evolution something to work with: Like modeling clay, this gene isn't essential like the original copy , so changes can be made to it without damaging the resulting organism.
The gene-based research suggests that the emergence of these organisms may have led to major climate and animal evolution events.
'Noir City' organizer Eddie Muller on the evolution of the genre he loves.
Increasingly common drug-resistant bacteria prompting research on organisms' evolution, spread.
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A central tenet of evolution is that small changes in an organism's genome can be passed on to subsequent generations.
Populations of organisms acquire beneficial traits repeatedly and rapidly through co-evolution with other species and through gene interaction.

In science:

Kauffman; Origins of order: Self-organization and selection in evolution, Oxford Univ.
Clustering and synchronization with positive Lyapunov exponents
It has been argued that the evolution of river pattern is a self-organized dynamical process .
Sandpile Models of Self-Organized Criticality
Jensen, “Evolution as a self-organized critical phenomenon,” Proc.
Simple models of evolution and extinction
We recognize that symbiosis is important on selection process in prebiotic evolution; the short cycle which consists of only few symbionts fails to organize resistant structure against parasites invasion.
Spatio-temporal Dynamics in the Origin of Genetic Information
It reveals evolutionar y lineages, divergences from common ancestors, character evolution behaviours and shows how mergers organize galaxy diversity.
First phylogenetic analyses of galaxy evolution