January 17, 2011

WHICH IS LIKE ASKING WHY GEOGRAPHY STUDENTS DON'T STUDY ATLANTIS:

The Devolution of Evolution: Why evolution and biosystematics courses must be included in all biomedical curricula. (Leonid Moroz, New Scientist)

Nearly 40 years ago Theodosius Dobzhansky wrote: “Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution.” How is it, then, that so few newly minted PhDs in the biological sciences have taken any formal graduate school courses in evolution or biodiversity?

The sad truth for the true believers is thatafter 150 years the theory is still useless in biology.

Posted by Orrin Judd at January 17, 2011 5:13 AM
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