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TORONTO PURSUITS – Evolution of the Darwinians

TORONTO PURSUITS – Evolution of  the Darwinians

In July 2013, at Toronto Pursuits, a bunch of inquiring adults gathered each morning for a week to discuss the works of Charles Darwin. Some in the group were anxious and uncertain about their choice of material – calling to ask about switching seminars because they found the material tough […]

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GUEST BLOG – How Darwin Made Monkeys of Us All, by Mark Cwik

GUEST BLOG – How Darwin Made Monkeys of Us All, by Mark Cwik

Upon first reading Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species, the great 19th-century biologist Thomas Henry Huxley—later to be known as “Darwin’s Bulldog”—is reported to have told friends, “How extremely stupid not to have thought of that!” Huxley’s quote captures the essence of why I love to read the Origin. […]

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