Charles Darwin - the man and the scientist - for iPod/iPhone

Charles Darwin - the man and the scientist - for iPod/iPhone

The Open University

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Charles Darwin is one of most famous scientists of the nineteenth century, but what was he like as a child, a father and a husband? How did his emotional response to the world affect his scientific theories? And how widespread is his influence today? This album looks at Darwin's rich and complex legacy. Ruth Padel, one of his direct descendants, offers a series of unique insights into Darwin the man, through recollections of childhood conversatio...
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Charles Darwin is one of most famous scientists of the nineteenth century, but what was he like as a child, a father and a husband? How did his emotional response to the world affect his scientific theories? And how widespread is his influence today? This album looks at Darwin's rich and complex legacy. Ruth Padel, one of his direct descendants, offers a series of unique insights into Darwin the man, through recollections of childhood conversatio...
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Charles Darwin - the man ...

04 Nov 2009 | 01 min 33 secs

Charles Darwin - the...

04 Nov 2009 | 01 min 33 secs

Darwin's great great gran...

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 22 secs

Darwin's great great...

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 22 secs

Darwin's childhood

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 52 secs

Darwin's childhood

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 52 secs

Darwin's marriage

04 Nov 2009 | 06 mins 08 secs

Darwin's marriage

04 Nov 2009 | 06 mins 08 secs

Darwin's humanity

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 54 secs

Darwin's humanity

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 54 secs

Out of Africa

04 Nov 2009 | 07 mins 27 secs

Out of Africa

04 Nov 2009 | 07 mins 27 secs

A Tale of Two Beagles

04 Nov 2009 | 06 mins 52 secs

A Tale of Two Beagle...

04 Nov 2009 | 06 mins 52 secs

Darwin's professor

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 10 secs

Darwin's professor

04 Nov 2009 | 05 mins 10 secs