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Darwin Evolution

Evolution Scientist Carl Woese Dies: 'The Most Important Evolution Scientist of the 20th Century'

Suzan Mazur | Posted 03.04.2013 | Science
Suzan Mazur

It was Carl Woese who first identified the Archaea and introduced us to horizontal gene transfer. I asked Carl Woese during my recent interview with him -- perhaps the last feature interview he gave -- how he defined life.

Honoring Darwin Day

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 04.08.2012 | Science
Roy Speckhardt

On Feb. 12 we'll commemorate the anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth. It must also be a day when we push back against the politicization and undermining of science by ideologues and zealots.