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- History : Study of past human events based on evidence such as written documents.
- Science : The organized body of knowledge based on non–trivial refutable concepts that can be verified or rejected on the base of observation and experimentation
- History of Science : Add brief definition or description
- Biology : The science of life — of complex, self-organizing, information-processing systems living in the past, present or future.
- Alfred Russel Wallace : (1823 – 1913) British explorer and naturalist, discovered the principle of natural selection independently of Darwin.
- Botany : The study of plants, algae and fungi (mycology).
- Charles Darwin : (1809 – 1882) English natural scientist, most famous for proposing the theory of natural selection.
- Ernst Haeckel : (1834–1919) German zoologist and one of the founders of evolutionary and developmental biology.
- Ernst Mayr : (1904-2005) German biologist and major proponent of evolutionary philosophy.
- Evolution : A change over time in the proportions of individual organisms differing genetically.
- Life : Living systems, of which biologists seek the commonalities distinguishing them from nonliving systems.
- Marcello Malpighi : (1628-1694), Italian scientist who creatively exploited the early microscope as Galileo did the early telescope, discoverer of the capillaries, and regarded as the founder of microscopic anatomy (histology).
- Molecule : An aggregate of two or more atoms in a definite arrangement held together by chemical bonds.