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annette-dunlea's picture
Oct.17.2009
Book in the Media - Creation Title: Creation: The True Story of Charles Darwin Author: Randal KeynesPaperback: 352 pages Publisher: John Murray (17 Sep 2009) Language English ISBN-10: 184854202X ISBN-13: 978-1848542020 Product Dimensions: 19.4 x 12.8 x 2.4 cm Product DescriptionNow a major film...
michael-tymn's picture
Aug.15.2009
Much has been written this year about Charles Darwin, whose book On the Origin of Species was published 150 years ago, in 1859.   It was Darwin’s book that introduced the world to the theory of natural selection, often referred to simply as “evolution.” Seemingly forgotten by most of the modern...
sam-barry's picture
Apr.17.2009
Tonight I will be attending the13th Annual San Francisco Library Laureates Dinner, the big fund raiser for our fair city’s wonderful library system. The theme is “Celebrating the Theory of Evolution,” as library boosters mingle with thirty-five authors to raise a glass and toast the bicentennial of...
rosy-cole's picture
Feb.17.2009
About thirty years ago, there was a daffy Beatrix Potter image in circulation based on the conjoined masculine and feminine symbols. The wisdom quoted was that Woman was the lily-pad from which Man could leap into the ether. And leap he has! Right into the drink! Why this should have been...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Feb.12.2009
Nobody can deny that obesity is a big problem in this country, but those who are intellectually morbidly obese pose an even graver threat. Republicans are clearly suffering from a severe case of intellectual obesity which comes, in part, from eating too many sour grapes. If Judd Gregg's stepping...