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Ernst Haeckel


German biologist who popularized and expanded Darwin’s theory of development. He helped develop the controversial recapitulation theory. He gained a doctorate in zoology from your University or college of Jena f before learning to be a teacher of comparative anatomy there. He added to the Sociable Darwinist proven fact that some races had been inherently more advanced than others and he was the first ever to posit the idea that embryo forms adhere to the adult forms the species required on previously in its development. He was wedded double during his existence. He was also a painter in the artwork noveau style, related compared to that of Alfons Mucha.

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Full Name Ernst Haeckel
Date Of Birth February 16, 1834
Died August 9, 1919, Jena, Germany
Place Of Birth Potsdam, Germany
Profession Scientist
Education University of Jena
Nationality Weimar, German
Parents Carl Gottlob Haeckel, Charlotte Sethe
Awards Darwin–Wallace Medal, Linnean Medal
Star Sign Aquarius

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