Yvonne Carts-Powell

Happy Birthday, Charles Darwin!

In Uncategorized on February 12, 2009 at 5:27 pm

It’s Darwin Day! He’d be 200 years old today, if he were still alive.

There’s a lovely roundup of Darwin-related articles at New Scientist

He didn’t get everything right — and he wasn’t the only person coming up with ideas about evolution — but he did get the gist of evolution correct. Thank you, sir, for the contribution to human knowledge, and the basis of modern biology. (Also linguistics.)


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