I have provided an article for a new anthology about wading birds.
A review of Charles Darwin's wonderful final book, ‘The Formation of Vegetable Mould, Through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits’.
A dreadful book attempting to breathe new life into the long-discredited myth of Charles Darwin's deathbed conversion to evangelical Christianity. File under ‘Fiction’.
For my 50th birthday, a friend beyond compare organised a very special birthday present for the only self-confessed ‘Darwin groupie’ in her life.
When bookshelves become full, only the fittest volumes survive.
My considered, and totally unbiased thoughts on who should replace Darwin on the £10 note.
On a reading challenge and a dreadful read.
Journal of Researches into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries Visited during the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the World.
How Charles Darwin's legendary flatulence wasn't all it's cracked up to be.
If Charles Darwin could do his bit for science from the comfort of his own home, perhaps we can too.