Skip to content

We have tagged as 'Charles Darwin' ?

Tag: Charles Darwin

Grid List Results: 88 items
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Neil Arnold
Past-Time Lover article icon

History & The Arts 

Past-Time Lover

Which iconic figure would you select for a Valentine's Day date?

Article
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Neil Arnold
Past-Time Lover: Charles Darwin article icon

History & The Arts 

Past-Time Lover: Charles Darwin

This article is part of a collection produced for Valentine’s Day. Who would you select for your Valentine from these iconic figures from history?

Article
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: OU image library
Fossil evidence for evolution article icon

History & The Arts 

Fossil evidence for evolution

Although Darwin was originally disappointed by the evidence provided by the fossil record, subsequent work has more than borne out his theories, explains Peter Skelton.

Article
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC
A brief history of evolution article icon

History & The Arts 

A brief history of evolution

Where are we now along the evolutionary path? Have we stopped evolving? And what does it mean if we have? 

Article
Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: The Open University, based on Public Domain images
Charles Dickens and the dinosaurs article icon

History & The Arts 

Charles Dickens and the dinosaurs

How was Charles Dickens influenced by Victorian interest in dinosaurs? John C Murray explores how Dickens might have been shaped by the work of Richard Owen in this review of Gowan Dawson's Dickens, Dinosaurs, and Design in Victorian Literature and Culture 44.4

Article
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Cynoclub | Dreamstime.com
Tree of Life activity icon

Nature & Environment 

Tree of Life

Follow evolution and explore the variety of life on the planet with the Tree of Life interactive.

Activity
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: By W.J.Pilsak (ex de:Datei:Freitag.jpg) [GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
The Science of Fear article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

The Science of Fear

Recoil at the number 13? Scream at spiders? At some point, we all get scared. But why, and how? Dr Mike Leahy and Dr Bundy Mackintosh discuss the science behind fear.

Article
Creative commons image Icon Kiwi Flickr under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
A Victorian Christmas: Charles Darwin in New Zealand article icon

History & The Arts 

A Victorian Christmas: Charles Darwin in New Zealand

In 1835, Charles Darwin had what he hoped would be his last Christmas before returning to Britiain.

Article
Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Public domain
Darwin on hunting with bolas article icon

History & The Arts 

Darwin on hunting with bolas

Written in the language of his time, Darwin records attempts to hunt using a traditional Spanish weapon.

Article
Creative commons image Icon Bas Lamers under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
Darwin in the land of pumas article icon

History & The Arts 

Darwin in the land of pumas

Charles Darwin continues his journey through Argentina, in an area where pumas can disrupt the best-laid plans.

Article
Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: photos.com
A collection of extracts from the works of Charles Darwin article icon

History & The Arts 

A collection of extracts from the works of Charles Darwin

Some selected pieces from Charles Darwin's writing and work

Article
Creative commons image Icon raul senzacqua under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Darwin crosses the Sierra de la Ventana article icon

History & The Arts 

Darwin crosses the Sierra de la Ventana

As part of his journey towards Buenos Aires, Darwin crosses the Sierra de la Ventana - but finds the vista less than thrilling.

Article
Page 1 of 8
Page 1 of 8