Amidst all this chest thumping over neo-Darwinian certainties, doubts are unmistakably on the rise.
Unlike many of his academic colleagues, Lukacs did not stand in awe and wonder of Charles Darwin.
In an excerpt from his new book, Professor Flannery identifies Darwin’s principal failing in developing his theory.
For those who wish to caricature the theory of intelligent design, Wallace becomes a very inconvenient historical figure.
Wallace was the co-discoverer with Charles Darwin of the theory of evolution by natural selection. He later broke with Darwin over the question of teleology.