It was November 1913, a year before the outbreak of a devastating war. The East Dorset Herald was reporting the ‘Death of Dr. Russel Wallace – The Grand Old Man of Science’ at his residence, Old Orchard, Broadstone. 754 more words
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In 1859 #Darwin published his world changing book The Origin of Species. Here is a song from #Disney s #JungleBook, to celebrate the thinking ape #singing;#feelgood… 404 more words
The scene is the Palais Royale Saloon in San Francisco, November 23, 1889. Entrepreneur Louis Glass has installed a machine destined to become an overnight sensation, and find a permanent spot in the psyche of the nation, even the world. 407 more words
A collaboration of paleontologists, physical anthropologists, and blue-collar scientists unearthed a 3.14 million year old hominid in Ethiopia yesterday.
They are calling her “Aussie Pi” – nicknamed for the time in which she was born as well as her species – … 126 more words
“It is interesting to contemplate a tangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with birds singing on the bushes, with various insects flitting about, and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent upon each other in so complex a manner, have all been produced by laws acting around us.”