The term “Darwinism” is used to capture an extraordinary range of ideas. The resulting interactions between science and society provide opportunities to explore far beyond the work of Charles Darwin, himself. We want to foster the study of those interactions, so we work to keep in circulation historical materials in this area.

Eoörnis pterovelox gobiensis (Eoornis)

Meet Eoörnis (Eoornis), the woofen-poof. As the author explains, ‘Through countless ages and successive civilizations this remarkable bird has been the symbol of speed, stamina, grace of line, proportion of members, and beauty of motion.’ More…