Correcting proofs and researching human evolution, sexual selection, and expressions.
Yet more ill-heath, with slow progress on Darwin’s ‘big book’.
A poorly Darwin writes to his cousin • links and book recommendations • the evolution of the eye
Our third newsletter marks Charles Darwin’s 210th birthday.
Letter to the London Review of Books, in response to a recent piece claiming that Darwin suffered from uncontrollable farting.
Charles Darwin tries galvanisation.
In 1841, Darwin's ill-health evidently left him with low expectations of his future ability to contribute to science.