How a Twitter conversation with the ghost of John Tyndall (friend of Charles Darwin), helped identify the likely source of a morbid inscription in one of his books.
Nine years ago today, I planted the Darwin Bicentennial Oak in my garden. See how it‘s doing…
158 years ago today saw the publication of Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species. Darwin was staying on the edge of Ilkley Moor at the time, just 13 miles as the curlew flies from where I type these words. What better excuse could I possibly need for choosing today to launch my own medium…
I am delighted to announce that the Friends of Charles Darwin have their first member from Algeria.
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.