Happy Darwin Day! Here are five ways to celebrate.
Darwin Online , and check out Darwin’s handwritten manuscripts , illustrations , and publications . (Pictured below: a draft of his cover page for On The Origin of Species ).
2. Read his obituary. Here’s his 1882 obituary from the New York Times .
3. Get graphic. Read the graphic novelization of Darwin’s biography. This excerpt from “Darwin: A Graphic Biography” on the Brain Pickings blog is a good place to start.
4. Discover how scientists continue to finish what he started. Revisit NOVA’s two-hour special