Tags » Origin Of Species

The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin

Some years ago, I was inspired to read Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes. The urge had been driven by a single phrase, that life is “nasty, brutish, and short” that I kept running up against in various readings, most notably in the excellent  1,007 more words

Bears Evolving into Whales! | scottythinks

An interesting story surrounds the following passage from the first edition of Darwin’s Origin of Species. Here’s the passage: In North America the black bear was seen by Hearne swimming for hours … 6 more words

The Logic

#6: 50 Shades of Darwin

Originally released 25th March 2013

Its our evolution special! Mia quizzes Rhys to see how much he knows about evolution (never a good idea) and Rhys poses to Mia a radical way of spicing up the origin of species. 10 more words


Fossils of first plant-eating marine reptile found...

A bizarre crocodile-sized ’hammerhead’ creature, that lived 242 million years ago in what today is southern China may have been the earliest known example of a plant-eating marine reptile… the reptile is called ‘Atopodentatus unicus,’ Latin for “unique strangely toothed…

33 more words

Doing the crawl?

The life aquatic has lured many animal groups back into its liquid embrace. Marine iguanas, penguins, whales and dolphins, sea-cows and manatees, seals and sea-lions all returned to the sea from land (and air!) adapted forms. 927 more words


Reviving Secular Blind Faith for the 21st Century?

Blind Faith

By Rev. R.J. Rushdoony

I was in the eighth grade when I read Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species. I read it at first receptively and then with shock. 464 more words


16th March - On This Day In History


1954 Jimmy Nail (actor and singer)


1882 Charles Darwin (Origin of Species)

On This Day:

1829 London reorganises its police force, forming Scotland Yard… 14 more words