How far away is the sun?
This morning, I went to the cash point for some money, only to be presented with a wad of brand new £10 notes featuring Jane Austen instead of Charles Darwin.
The Friends of Charles Darwin have their 4,000th member.
Eight years ago today, I planted the Darwin Bicentennial Oak in my garden.
KILLER FACT: Charles Darwin once featured in a James Bond film.
I've just posted three new book reviews in the Books section.
In celebration of his 90th birthday, the BBC has released a short video of Sir David Attenborough reading from the final paragraph of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species.
Review of ‘The Invention of Nature: the adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the lost hero of science’.
Seven years ago today, I planted the Darwin Bicentennial Oak in my garden.
Charles Darwin's closest brush with death during the Beagle voyage came on Sunday 13th January 1833, near that most infamous of nautical perils, Cape Horn.