Lyell, Charles

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Lyell, Charles

(1797–1875) British geologist who made extensive studies of PALAEONTOLOGY, but from a biological point of view is best known for arranging for the publication of the views of Darwin and Wallace on the origin of species.
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Last year he sent to me a memoir on this subject, with a request that I would forward it to Sir Charles Lyell, who sent it to the Linnean Society, and it is published in the third volume of the Journal of that Society.
Tal vez se trate de una controversia que no se veia desde el siglo XIX, con los conceptos acunados por Darwin y Charles Lyell.
Lord Charles Lyell, who served as a junior minister in the Northern Ireland office in the 80s, died in January, aged 77.
Ruse invokes William Paley, William Whewell, John Herschel, Charles Lyell, and (distantly) Adam Smith, among others.
At this meeting a joint presentation of papers by Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace - who was born in Usk, Monmonthshire, was made - sponsored by Joseph Hooker and Charles Lyell as neither author could be present.
Charles Darwin cambio su formacion como teologo por la actividad cientifica gracias en buena parte a la lectura de los libros de Charles Lyell, el fundador de la geologia moderna.
Charles Lyell (1797-1875) was a pioneering geologist from Scotland and came to America in 1842 to study the geology of America.
Craig Dworkin's Alkali feels like the bastard child of Gerard Manley Hopkins and the Victorian geologist Charles Lyell, Darwin's friend, by way of Utah's Great Basin.
Henslow (1796-1861), quien justamente le consigue el cupo en el Beagle o, mas tarde, con el geologo Charles Lyell (1797-1875), quien habia publicado a partir de 1830 la obra Principles of Geology, que Darwin toma como modelo para sus primeras observaciones sobre la estructura mineral de las islas de Cabo Verde, en 1831, y cuyos conceptos de transformacion transcribe luego al reino animal.
Contract award: Design and Build of the Sir Charles Lyell Centre.
In other spheres, Charles Darwin challenged the views on creation after being influenced by Scottish geologist Charles Lyell.
These include the mistaken belief that Charles Lyell established the ancient age of the earth, the groundless story that the Beagle's captain wished for a companion on the voyage so as not to go mad, and most classic, and most incorrect, that Darwin was struck by the shape of the beaks of the finches while in the Galapagos Islands.