Wilson’s biography sounds like appropriate reading for the holy day of Darwin, which is hardly more than a week away.
I enjoyed Wilson’s book, and I learned a lot from it. But this biography’s most interesting feature is its firm rejection of Darwin’s theory of evolution.
Factual errors aside, the problem is I’ve heard all this before.
We’re still more than a month out from the U.S. release of Wilson’s Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker.
Wilson’s forthcoming biography appears to be part of a larger rethink of evolution that is bubbling away in a variety of areas.