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Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder - Page 17
by Richard Dawkins - 2000 - 352 pages
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Complexities: Social Studies of Knowledge Practices

John Law, Annemarie Mol - Philosophy - 2002 - 295 pages
...this way by his romantic adherents. A famous line from the final pages of the Origin of Species reads, “It is interesting to contemplate an entangled bank,...about, and with worms crawling through the damp earth.. . , dependent on each other in so complex a manner.” 3 ' Darwin continues to argue that from the...
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Nature Writing: The Tradition in English

Robert Finch, John Elder - Nature - 2002 - 1152 pages
...and vegetable mould myself? —Henry David Thoreau, Walden it is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other and dependent upon...
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The Nature of Diversity: An Evolutionary Voyage of Discovery

Daniel R. Brooks, Deborah A. McLennan - Science - 2002 - 668 pages
...Chapter 8 Coevolution: Exploring Personal Relationships It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent upon...
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Hepatitis B: The Hunt for a Killer Virus

Baruch S. Blumberg - Medical - 2002 - 244 pages
...coined in the concluding part of The Origin of Species. It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent upon...
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Hepatitis B: The Hunt for a Killer Virus

Baruch S. Blumberg - Medical - 2002 - 244 pages
...coined in the concluding part of The Origin of Species. It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent upon...
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The Nature of Diversity: An Evolutionary Voyage of Discovery

Daniel R. Brooks, Deborah A. McLennan - Science - 2002 - 668 pages
...Chapter 8 Coevolution: Exploring Personal Relationships It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent upon...
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The Earth's Biosphere: Evolution, Dynamics, and Change

Vaclav Smil - Science - 2003 - 356 pages
...Earth's surface. Vladimir Ivanovich Vernadsky, Biosfera It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other and dependent upon...
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Economics As an Evolutionary Science: From Utility to Fitness

Arthur E. Gandolfi, Anna Sachko Gandolfi, David P. Barash - Business & Economics - 273 pages
...closing paragraph of The Origin of Species, Darwin wrote: It is interesting tocontemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with...insects flitting about, and with worms crawling through thedampearth. and toreflect that theseelaboratelyconstnicted forms. so different from each other, and...
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Of Moths and Men: An Evolutionary Tale: The Untold Story of Science and the ...

Judith Hooper - Science - 2004 - 377 pages
...bank' passage in the Origin, the last words in the book: It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with birds singing on the bushes, with various insects ffitting about, and with worms crawling through the damp earth and to reflect that these elaborately...
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A Survey of Entomology

Frank N. Young, Gene Kritsky - Science - 2002 - 308 pages
...of insect biology. It is best summarized with Darwin's final paragraph in On the Oriżin of Species: It is interesting to contemplate an entangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with binds singing on the bushes, with various insects flitting about, and with worms crawling through the...
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