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The barb of variety

from 24.05.2011

Well-meaning critics struggled to conceal their perplexity, behind which laid a thick wall of denial. The second part of "Descent of Man" published in 1871 contained Charles Darwin's treatise on "sexual selection", which presented perhaps his greatest failure. Darwin was confronted with the problem of not believing that nature, which was ...

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