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.
Review of ‘The Invention of Science: a new history of the Scientific Revolution’.
I am delighted to announce that the Friends of Charles Darwin have their first members from the United Arab Emirates, and Uganda!
A friend beyond measure arranged a behind-the-scenes visit to the Natural History Museum to see fossils collected by Charles Darwin during the Beagle voyage.
The Friends of Charles Darwin have their first member from Senegal.
The Friends of Charles Darwin have their first member from Iraq.
The latest creationist comment amused me so much that I thought I would give it a blog post all of its own.
Photographs of three wonderful seventeenth-century maps in the Doge's Palace museum, Venice.