A contentious gong · loads of links · book recommendations · Alfred Russel Wallace’s missing ‘L‘
160 years after Darwin ‘stirred up the mud’, the ‘controversy’ over evolution by means of natural selection was settled long ago, as far as the scientific community is concerned.
A long-overdue biography of the Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual.
After decades of mysterious ailments, and a short, final illness, Charles Darwin died at 4 o’clock in the afternoon of Wednesday 19th April 1882, at Down House, Downe, in Kent.
Thomas Henry Huxley on Neanderthal Man.