Articles Tagged 'Charles Darwin'

Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers

London is Invaded by Beautiful Benches Dressed as Books

London is the setting for an overwhelming amount of the stories in classic British fiction, but until now this hasn’t had an overwhelming effect on the landscape of the city. However, yesterday, as part of Books About Town, a literacy campaign by the National Literacy Trust and Wild In Art, fifty benches were unveiled across […]

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Charles Darwin Does Surprisingly Well In The U.S. Elections

So this is one of the weirder moments from last week’s election, and one that probably deserves wider recognition, especially as it’s  a transatlantic deviation from a specifically American moment. It begins before the election, back in September, when Paul Broun, a Republican candidate (unopposed, no less) for Georgia’s tenth Congressional district: Athens-Clarke County, and a member […]