The Road to Damascus

In a move far beyond the call of duty, existing FOCD member John Shimwell has relocated from the Washington DC, USA to Damascus, Syria in order to increase the number of countries in which we have members to 58.

Nice one, John. A poignant moment: we now have more varieties than Heinz. We Darwinians like varieties.

Today Syria; tomorrow, the world!

Writer and photographer Richard Carter, FCD is the founder of the Friends of Charles Darwin. He lives in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire.WebsiteFacebookTwitterNewsletterBooks
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