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An aesthetically pleasing volume, indicating how Darwin’s great work on evolution itself evolved.
Darwin’s theory of evolution by means of natural selection explained for young children.
Our second newsletter marks the 159th anniversary of the publication of ‘On the Origin of Species’…
On 14 May 1856, Charles Darwin recorded in his journal that, on the advice of his friend Charles Lyell, after almost 20 years exploring the subject, he had finally begun writing a ‘sketch’ of his ideas on species.