Adult Forum: “The Darwinian Revolution”

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/23/20
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Location
In The Clara Barton Parlor

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A Great Courses Series
Now through March 2020

Published 160 years ago, Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species—the text that introduced the world to natural selection—is among a handful of books that have changed the world. Born amid a ferment of speculation about evolution- ary scenarios in the early 19th century; vilified and later pronounced dead at the turn of the 20th century; and spectacularly confirmed by discovery after discovery in succeeding decades—natural selection ranks with the theories of Copernicus and Newton for its iconic stature in science.


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