Charles Darwin, by Julia Margaret Cameron, 1868~ Charles Robert Darwin, FRS was an English naturalist. He hypothesized the theory of evolution, presenting facts which established how all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors. (Called Mr. Evolution by many, he is viewed almost like a god to Atheists or antitheists. Some regard him as the author of the scientist's bible, but these are merely opinions and conjecture)
Charles Darwin portrait by George Richmond 1840. At the southernmost tip of South America in the cold air of Tierra del Fuego at an elevation of 2000 feet Charles Darwin collected a primrose-like species now known as a Primula magellanica. It was 1833 and Darwin was early on in his journey as the naturalist on HMS Beagle. It is likely that Darwin considered these particular plants as not very significant. Just another day in the field observing collecting. There was nothing particularly…
Since her death in 1979, the woman who discovered what the universe is made of has not so much as received a memorial plaque or obituaries mention her greatest discovery…Everyone knows Charles Darwin discovered evolution and Albert Einstein discovered the relativity of time. But when it comes to the composition of our universe, textbooks simply say the most abundant atom in the universe is hydrogen. And no one ever wonders how we know? Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, a truly extraordinary woman.