Wikipedia articles of interest

1. Early thermal weapons.

2. Vacuole.

3. Lamarckism.

“Lamarckism (or Lamarckian inheritance) is the idea that an organism can pass on characteristics that it acquired during its lifetime to its offspring (also known as heritability of acquired characteristics or soft inheritance).”

4. Holy Roman Empire. Do take a closer look at the image of the flag of the HRE from 1200-1350 in the article (a little more here).

5. Pluto.


December 14, 2010 Posted by | Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Evolutionary biology, Genetics, History, Wikipedia | Leave a comment