|Subject||On the Origin of Species|
|Media type||Print (Hardcover and Paperback)|
|LC Class||QH367 .J75 1999|
The title refers to Darwin's observation that a bear, swimming in a lake and catching insects in its mouth, might conceivably evolve over time into a creature "almost like a whale". This statement attracted much ridicule at the time.
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