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31

Dec


 Was Charles Darwin the world’s most emo scientist? 



In private letters to his friend Charles Lyell, Darwin reveals his moody, misanthropic side.
In private letters to his friend Charles Lyell, Darwin reveals his moody, misanthropic side.

09

Nov

Charles Darwin gets 4,000 write-in votes in Georgia electionUnopposed Republican incumbent Paul Broun called evolution a lie “straight from the pits of hell.”

Charles Darwin gets 4,000 write-in votes in Georgia election
Unopposed Republican incumbent Paul Broun called evolution a lie “straight from the pits of hell.”

11

Feb

Happy Darwin Day and Evolution WeekendCharles Darwin’s birthday has become not just an international holiday, but an entire evolution-themed weekend. Here are five ideas for how to celebrate.

Happy Darwin Day and Evolution Weekend
Charles Darwin’s birthday has become not just an international holiday, but an entire evolution-themed weekend. Here are five ideas for how to celebrate.

11

May

This day in history...

May 11
The HMS Beagle sets sail for the first time, and everyone is to blame for the Gulf oil spill.