How Darwin's ideas affected the American conversation about science and the Bible.

  • Religion and Science in Darwin’s Family

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    Religion and Science in Darwin’s Family | Ted Davis

    Darwin's theories were heavily influenced by the political, religious, and economic debates of his times.  Read More >

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  • Charles Darwin Goes to College

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    Charles Darwin Goes to College | Ted Davis

    How did Darwin’s student days influence his later work? Read More >

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  • Charles Darwin and the Voyage of the Beagle

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    Charles Darwin and the Voyage of the Beagle | Ted Davis

    What really made Darwin a scientist was an unpaid, five-year internship on a naval vessel. Read More >

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  • The Evolution of Darwin’s Religious Faith

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    The Evolution of Darwin’s Religious Faith | Ted Davis

    Was Charles Darwin an atheist, a Christian, or something in-between? Well, it's difficult to say definitively; Darwin’s personal religious journey was complicated. Read More >

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  • Darwin, Evolution, and God

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    Darwin, Evolution, and God | Ted Davis

    Contrary to what is often said, Darwin’s theory of evolution wasn’t atheistic. It was all about creation by natural laws. Read More >

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  • Darwin’s Critics: Then and Now

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    Darwin’s Critics: Then and Now | Ted Davis

    A discussion of some major objections to Charles Darwin's theory at the time of its conception and brief comments about how those objections have fared since. Read More >

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