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It is nevertheless undeniable that the individual ordinarily receives the largest
part of his information about the environment through the sense of sight; balance
or equilibrium (vestibular sense) seems to rank next in importance. It has been ...
Organisms tend to adapt to their environment to the extent that their own genetic
composition allows them. Populations of organisms, then, reflect these different
environments as they are controlled by such physical factors as light, depth (or ...
The challenge of this change in environment resulted in an enormous step
forward, in that humans began to seek to control their environment — that is, they
began to cultivate plants and domesticate animals. Having taken this step, they
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review