Darwin-inspired racism was the consensus science of its day. Speaking out against it would have made you a crank and a science-denier.
John West explores the legacy of pseudo-scientific racism that has trailed Darwinian theory from its inception down to today, with the emergence of the alt-right.
Major discoveries in paleoanthropology that have made 2017 a kind of annus horribilis for the established scientific consensus on human evolution.
Indiana opened a door to similar legislation across the United States, culminating in the horrors of Nazi Germany.
The fallibility of the scientific “consensus” is revealed in no humbler, more everyday form than chicken eggs.