Stephen Jay Gould

STEPHEN JAY GOULD was an evolutionary biologist, a paleontologist, and a snail geneticist; professor of zoology at Harvard University; MacArthur Fellow; author of, among others, Ontogeny and Phylogeny, The Mismeasure of Man, The Flamingo's Smile, Wonderful Life, Bully for Brontosaurus, Dinosaur in a Haystack, Rocks of Ages, Full House, I Have Landed, The Structure of Evolutionary Theory; and The Hedgehog, the Fox, and the Magister's Pox: Mending the Gap between Science and the Humanities

Links: "The Pattern of Life's History"; Chapter 2 in The Third Culture (Simon & Schuster, 1995)