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Biological Fact and Theory


PROF. JOHNSTONE'S letter in NATURE of Feb. 26 suggests an analogy. I happen for my sins to be gifted with very poor mathematical powers. Like him, also, on this account I “feel that I may be missing something that will help in an understanding” of the scientific problems with which mathematics are concerned. But I do not therefore attempt to belittle mathematical physics as Prof. Johnstone attempts to belittle the results of Mendelism.

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