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Lynn Margulis - One of the 20 Most Influential Living Scientists
Posted By webeditor On November 7, 2011 @ 6:35 am In Sciencewriters | Comments Disabled
Scientist and author Lynn Margulis is one of the 20 most influential scientists alive today, according to Super Scholar! Her ideas about symbiogenesis have vastly enriched conventional ways of understanding biological evolution.
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