Lamarck the true founder of evolutionary theory

Lamarck

In many ways Lamarck is the real founder of evolutionary theory, not Darwin.
Although a generation earlier with less of the trappings of modern ‘professional’ science he nonetheless had the basics right (and this does not refer to his idea of adaptation, now in a comeback due to epigenetics).

He saw that evolution had two aspects:
a drive toward complexity
the adaptation of these forms environmentally.
this prefigures the idea of macro and micro evolution
Darwinism totally misses the first point, which implies some teleological aspect, which ‘scientists’ totally reject with darwinism as a substitute.

Researchers: Nicotine effects persist through several generations of mice, via sperm

In a study of mice forced to inhale large doses of nicotine carried large epigenetics signatures that affected their offspring:The result might explain why the experiments also found the male mice’s offspring—and grandoffspring—exhibited abnormal behavior and learning impairments.“Until now, m

Source: Researchers: Nicotine effects persist through several generations of mice, via sperm | Uncommon Descent

Man cannot evolve under capitalist social darwinism…

Man cannot evolve under capitalist social darwinism…
February 26th, 2018
https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?preview=The+Crisis+of+Modernity_ver4.pdf
This version of the eonic model stages a far better version of both an hegelian freedom metaphysics and the demonstration of emergent democracy: Continue reading Man cannot evolve under capitalist social darwinism…