41 relations: Athenaeum (magazine), BBC, BBC Darwin Season, BBC Two, Brussels, Cargo ship, Commission for Relief in Belgium, David Starr Jordan, Emporia, Kansas, Entomology, Eugenics, Francis H. Snow, Gordon Floyd Ferris, Grove/Atlantic, Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, Henry Holt and Company, Herbert Hoover, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, International Eugenics Conference, John Henry Comstock, Lawrence University, Leipzig University, Luther Burbank, Macmillan Publishers, Mallophaga, Mary Isabel McCracken, Militarism, Oberste Heeresleitung, Pacifism, Princeton University Press, Rudolf Leuckart, Rutgers University Press, Social Darwinism, Society for Science and the Public, Stanford University, Survival of the fittest, Taxonomy (biology), United States, University of Kansas, University of Minnesota, World War II.
The Athenaeum was a literary magazine published in London, England from 1828 to 1921.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.
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The BBC Darwin Season is a series of television and radio programmes commissioned by the BBC to celebrate the bicentenary of the great naturalist Charles Darwin (1809-1882) and the 150th anniversary of the publication of his revolutionary book, On the Origin of Species in November, 1859.
BBC Two is the second television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
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Brussels (Bruxelles,; Brussel), officially the Brussels-Capital Region (All text and all but one graphic show the English name as Brussels-Capital Region.) (Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest), is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including the city of Brussels which de jure is the capital of Belgium, the French Community of Belgium, and the Flemish Community.
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A cargo ship or freighter is any sort of ship or vessel that carries cargo, goods, and materials from one port to another.
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The Commission for Relief in Belgium or C.R.B. − known also as just Belgian Relief − was an international (predominantly American) organization that arranged for the supply of food to German-occupied Belgium and northern France during the First World War.
David Starr Jordan (January 19, 1851 – September 19, 1931) was an American ichthyologist, educator, eugenicist, and peace activist.
Emporia is a city in and the county seat of Lyon County, Kansas, United States.
Entomology (from Greek ἔντομος, moment, "that which is cut in pieces or engraved/segmented", hence "insect"; and -λογία, -logia) is the scientific study of insects, a branch of zoology.
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Eugenics (from Greek εὐγενής eugenes "well-born" from εὖ eu, "good, well" and γένος genos, "race, stock, kin") is a set of beliefs and practices which aims at improving the genetic quality of the human population.
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Francis Huntington Snow (June 29, 1840–September 21, 1908) was an American professor and chancellor of the University of Kansas (KU), and he became prominent through the discovery of a fungus fatal to chinch bugs and its propagation and distribution.
Gordon Floyd Ferris (January 2, 1893 in Bayard, Kansas – May 21, 1958) was an American entomologist.
Grove Atlantic, Inc. is an American independent publisher, based in New York City, New York, that was formed by the merger of Grove Press and Atlantic Monthly Press.
Hartford is the capital of Connecticut and the historic seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960.
Henry Holt and Company is an American book publishing company, in New York City.
Herbert Clark Hoover (August 10, 1874 – October 20, 1964) was the 31st President of the United States (1929–1933).
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is an educational and trade publisher in the United States.
Three International Eugenics Congresses took place between 1912 and 1932 and were the global venue for scientists, politicians, and social leaders to plan and discuss the application of programs to improve human heredity in the early twentieth century.
John Henry Comstock (1849–1931) was an eminent researcher in entomology and arachnology and a leading educator.
Lawrence University is a liberal arts college and conservatory of music in Appleton, Wisconsin.
Leipzig University (Universität Leipzig), located in Leipzig in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, is one of the oldest universities in the world and the second-oldest university (by consecutive years of existence) in Germany.
Luther Burbank (March 7, 1849 – April 11, 1926) was an American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer in agricultural science.
Macmillan Publishers Ltd, also known as The Macmillan Group, is a privately held international publishing company owned by Georg von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group.
Mallophaga is a suborder of lice, known as chewing lice, biting lice or bird lice, containing more than 3000 species.
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Mary Isabel McCracken (1866 – 29 October 1955) was an influential American entomologist, researcher and teacher.
Militarism is the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests.
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The Oberste Heeresleitung (Supreme Army Command) or OHL was Germany's highest echelon of command of the German Army (Heer) in World War I. In the later phase of the war, the so-called "Third OHL" assumed dictatorial powers and was de facto in control of German government policies.
Pacifism is opposition to war and violence.
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The Princeton University Press is an independent publisher with close connections to Princeton University.
Karl Georg Friedrich Rudolf Leuckart (October 7, 1822 – February 6, 1898) was a German zoologist born in Helmstedt.
Rutgers University Press is a nonprofit academic publishing house, operating in New Brunswick, New Jersey under the auspices of Rutgers University.
Social Darwinism is a modern name given to various theories of society that emerged in the United Kingdom, North America, and Western Europe in the 1870s, which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics.
Society for Science & the Public (SSP), formerly known as Science Service, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of science, through its science education programs and publications, including the bi-weekly Science News magazine and the free-accessible online.
Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University) is a private research university in Stanford, California, and one of the world's most prestigious institutions, with the top position in numerous rankings and measures in the United States.
"Survival of the fittest" is a phrase that originated from an evolutionary theory as a way of describing the mechanism of natural selection.
Taxonomy (from τάξις taxis, "arrangement," and -νομία -nomia, "method") is the science of defining groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics and giving names to those groups.
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
The University of Kansas (KU) is a public research university and the largest in the U.S. state of Kansas.
The University of Minnesota Twin Cities (Minnesota; locally known as the U of M or simply the U) is a public research university located in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.