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Tuesday, June 29 2010

Scientist on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, aka 'Creation'

Too often Darwin's quest is turned into a melodrama filled with overdone anguish, shocking images and hallucinations.

Thursday, January 21 2010


Creation suggests that in the face of personal tragedy, neither religion nor science is consistently helpful.


Thursday, February 4 2010

Surround Sound: From Genius to the Generic

It's not the music; it's the maker - that is, if you believe the old adage. Critics will complain ad nauseum when a composer mimics


Friday, January 29 2010

The origin of Darwin's inner struggles

LOS ANGELES — Randal Keynes, 62, is the great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin. He is also the author of the book "Darwin, His Daughter, and Human Evolution," inspiration

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