A strikingly rare and powerful example of real intellectual integrity, his life is not only a historical and scientific lesson but an important personal one.
Given Wallace’s subsequent turn to proto-intelligent design, imagine if thing had been different at the start and Wallace had received all due credit for the theory he and Darwin conceived.
Of course I’ve seen it before — but wow, I’m reminded both of the power of its message and beauty of the production itself.
George Beccaloni, Flannery’s prominent antagonist in the battle over Wallace’s legacy, prefers to “ignore” Wallace’s turn toward proto-intelligent design.
Dr. Prothero, a geologist and prominent “skeptic,” has a long history of interaction with Darwin-doubters.