2009-02-13 07:49:34 GMT SINA.com
His beetle cabinet is back in his old college rooms, his home is a national treasure and the islands that led Charles Darwin to evolutionary theory are under threat from tourism two centuries after his birth.
2009-02-12 10:21:56 GMT SINA.com
This Thursday, celebrations are under way worldwide to mark Charles Darwin's 200th birthday. From Argentina to Australia, people are gathering for film screenings, quiz contests, and museum exhibits on "Darwin Day" – along with at least one "survival of the fittest" cake-eating contest.
2009-02-12 10:02:13 GMT SINA.com
Britain's Royal Mail issued a set of stamps Thursday to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin, and the 150th anniversary of his seminal work on the theory of evolution.
2009-02-12 01:35:31 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Feb. 12 -- It's well known that Charles Darwin's groundbreaking theory of evolution infuriated many people because it contradicted the Biblical view of creation. But few know that it also created problems for Darwin at home with his deeply religious wife, Emma.
2009-02-13 07:56:46 GMT SINA.com
While the rest of the world feted the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth, US scientists were forced to defend the theory of evolution from a skeptical public and a concerted attack campaign.
2009-02-12 10:48:00 GMT SINA.com
In the 150 years since he published his groundbreaking On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, and the 200 years since the date of his birth celebrated this week, Charles Darwin has failed to convince the majority of Americans of the validity of his theories.
2009-02-12 08:20:55 GMT Forbes
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