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Charles Darwin Research Centre, Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands

The Charles Darwin Research Centre is a biological research station that was created in 1960 and is operated by the Charles Darwin Foundation. It is the centre of the great restorative efforts taking place in the Galápagos Islands. 24 more words

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Natural Survival: Letter 8

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To Mrs. E_______, America

Salekard, Dec. 20th 20___.

Father Newton found him, dear deprived Father Charles, screaming out for death and cursing the rain. 207 more words

Fiction

Rosenblatt: Imaginative literacy can transform the world


SAALIK KAHN | Staff Photographer
Roger Rosenblatt, distinguished professor of English and writing at Stony Brook University, speaks in the Amphitheater Tuesday morning.

“The stone’s alive with what’s invisible.” … 3,422 more words

Chautauqua

Therefore I should infer from analogy that probably all the organic beings which have ever lived on this earth have descended from some one primordial form into which life was first breathed. 7 more words

Nonfiction

Natural Survival: Letter 7

Letter 7

To Mrs. E_______, America

Salekard, Dec. 17th 20___.

The founder, who they call Father Newton, was a man confused as to the meaning of life, one whom could not abide society or tolerate the inclusion of variant life inside his own – a hermit who preferred the desolation of Nature to the embrace of humanity. 236 more words

Fiction

Thomas Henry Huxley

Science commits suicide when it adopts a creed.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Speech at the Museum, South Kensington, on unveiling of a statue of Charles Darwin…

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Thomas Henry Huxley