Happy Darwin Day

Uncle Charles

Today is  Uncle Charlie’s birthday.

Darwin would have been two hundred and three years old, had evolution endowed us hominids with longevity exceeding that even of Galápagos tortoises (a. k. a. Chelonoidis nigra). But the influence of Darwin’s science lives on, as does the effort by scientists, skeptics and humanists to promote and perpetuate it. And oftentimes to defend it.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: