John Haldane

John Haldane

Scottish physiologist
I will give up my belief in evolution if someone finds a fossil rabbit in the Precambrian.More John Haldane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Quantitative work shows clearly that natural selection is a reality, and that, among other things, it selects Mendelian genes, which are known to be distributed at random through wild populations, and to follow the laws of chance in their distribution to offspring. In other words, they are an agency producing variation of the kind which Darwin postulated as the raw material on which selection acts.More John Haldane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You can drop a mouse down a thousand-yard mine shaft and, on arriving at the bottom, it gets a slight shock and walks away. A rat would probably be killed, though it can fall safely from the eleventh story of a building, a man is broken, a horse splashes.More John Haldane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I do not believe in the commercial possibility of induced radioactivity.More John Haldane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This is my prediction for the future: Whatever hasn't happened will happen, and no one will be safe from it.More John Haldane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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