Drs. Stephen Jay Gould and Lynn Margulis will share their research in a late-breaking
symposium at the SICB 1998 Annual Meeting, Jan. 3-7, in Boston. In this symposium titled
"Innovations in Evolutionary Biology," the newest developments in biology will
be explored. Best-selling author Gould's books include Full House, Dinosaur in a Haystack
and Questioning the Millennium. He is the Alexander Agassiz Professor of zoology and
professor of geology at Harvard University.
Margulis is a distinguished biology professor at the University of Massachusetts -
Amherst. Some of her recent books include Environmental Evolution: The Effect of the
Origin and Evolution of Life on Planet Earth and Five Kingdoms: An Illustrated Guide to
the Phyla of Life on Earth. This late-breaking symposium will kick-off the meeting on
Saturday, Jan. 3 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.