"In fiction, the principles are given, to find the facts: in history, the facts are given, to find the principles; and the writer who does not explain the phenomena as well as state them performs only one half of his office."
Thomas Babington Macaulay, "History," Edinburgh Review, 1828
Sunday, October 25, 2009
Evolution Update: Continuing to Celebrate Darwin
Vancouver Evolution Festival: A friend was kind enough to send me the publicity for this Canadian contribution to the Darwin Year. It's an ambitious program and an attractive design.