The materialist bias of the producers, editors, and writers of Cosmos is so complete that they couldn’t be bothered even to check Wikipedia.
Wikipedia makes up a fanciful story about Abraham Lincoln reading and being deeply moved by Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species.
There was one book about evolution in which Lincoln seems to have taken a definite interest.
Alfred Wallace would come to see in human beings something special, unique in the natural world, far and away qualitatively different from anything else in the animal kingdom.
This was a great place to meet people from all over the world, brightened by the hospitality of the Malaysian people in a city that is easy to love.