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Darwin’s ‘tangled bank’ in verse

Michael Eisen, Professor of molecular and cell biology | December 12, 2012

My daughter has to memorize a poem for a school performance, and asked me if I knew a good poem about nature. There are, of course, many good ones, but I really wanted her to have the most poetic thing ever written about nature — the last paragraph of Darwin’s Origin of Species — rendered … Continue reading »