Plato to Darwin to Dna Essay
BIO 11 Lab
Professor Lauren Larin
Plato to Darwin to DNA – A Brief History
Dr. Esther I. Muehlbauer
This book has been molded to be a breakdown of how various fields in science have progressed over centuries as mankind has advanced. The book starts off introducing the idea that the telling of natural history has changed numerous times as humans have evolved. We also learn to agree that our knowledge has been shaped by the tools available and the perceptions of its users. In the earliest stages of life, Muehlbauer states “…observers of the natural world had only their senses to work with, and were limited to visual, auditory, tactile, and olfactory descriptions perceived by the unaided …show more content…
Throughout this entire book, as readers, we see an influx of relatable knowledge and information to retain. From the birth of modern to science to where it has brought us today this book shows us just about every step it took to bring us here. Personally, out of all the textbooks I have been required to purchase for “academia” throughout my undergraduate career – this is one book I plan on keeping on my bookshelf and actually re-reading in a handful of sittings. This thought invoking book has contributed to the basic 101’s of my knowledge in the sciences as a Finance major at Queens College.
No one person will ever know what the future may bring…