Researching human evolution, human and animal emotions, and sexual selection.
Researching human evolution and expressions, and revising ‘On the Origin of Species’.
Researching human evolution and expressions.
Getting back to work after prolonged illness.
Yet more ill-heath, with slow progress on Darwin’s ‘big book’.
Six months of illness, and lots of botany.
Darwin grows in confidence.
Poking around in flowers’ private parts.
An exploration of how Darwin kept track of his various notes, enabling him to produce a huge body of work.
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.