Tag Archives: Evolution

We Who Would Be Gods

Some folks believe that we stand on the verge of a merger between man, machine and artificial intelligence.  They espouse this prerogative as a next step in the evolution of mankind.  Intriguing isn’t it?   Some easily evident pluses.  A … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Darwin – Origin of Species, Chapter 8

Again, Aloha Promises Forever has touched on both the life and legacy of Charles Darwin several times now and on Origin of Species  as well.  That being said, the tutorial we are following along with focuses on Chapter 8 today.  In … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Voyage of the Beagle, Chapter XVII – Charles Darwin

Aloha Promises Forever has already discussed the life of the Charles Darwin, other portions of The Voyage of the Beagle, and related conceptions.  This time around we are featuring a look at Chapter XVII. Chapter XVII of The Voyage of the Beagle … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Origin of Species – Darwin

The Origin of Species was published on November 24, 1859   We have previously discussed both Darwin and The Origin of Species  on earlier posts.  In keeping with the spirit of using the Harvard Classics as a tutorial today, we have … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Progress of Geology – Charles Lyell

Sir Charles Lyell lived from November 14, 1797 to February 22, 1875 and was a Scottish geologist who popularized the work of James Hutton.  His best known work The Progress of Geology presented uniformitarianism.  This is the theory that the … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – The Voyage of the Beagle – Darwin

In previous posts we have discussed both Darwin himself and the voyage of the Beagle.  It will be handy to cross reference these posts to gain a decent background of the material.  Today’s post will discuss how the second edition … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: On The Origin of Species – Darwin

On the Origin of Species also known as On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races In the Struggle For Life and voyages on the HMS Beagle have already been significantly discussed. For now … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Voyage of the Beagle – Darwin

As discussed earlier, this work by Charles Darwin was a journal of his keen observations of various localities around the world.  His notes during this voyage show his changing view on mutability of species.  In it we can read the … Continue reading

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