What can be said of Darwin and the Darwinian Revolution in the dusk of 2009, fifty year after its original publication? Is it a terrible book?
The London Student reports on a disturbing event hosted, since 2014, on the University College London campus.
A familiar talking point holds that a rigid attitude to science along Darwinist lines is indispensable to technological advance, while academic freedom impedes it.
Darwin’s cousin will never live down the dark side of his legacy.
As a geneticist, I have been “preaching” exactly this non-Darwinian kind of evolution and speciation since 1986.