Niles Eldredge

NILES ELDREDGE is a paleontologist; curator in the Department of Invertebrates at The American Museum of Natural History, in New York; author of Time Frames: The Rethinking of Darwinian Evolution and the Theory of Punctuated Equilibria and Unfinished Synthesis, The Miner's Canary, Fossils, Reinventing Darwin, and Dominion.

Further reading on Edge: "A Battle of Words", Chapter 6 in The Third Culture