When
February 12, 2022 12:00 am
Where
Worldwide
URL

Charles Darwin was born on this day in 1809. The day highlights Darwin’s contributions to science and is celebrated with various events including dinners with special recipes for primordial soup; protests, workshops, and symposia; distribution of information by people in ape costumes; lectures and debates; essay and art competitions; poetry readings; plays; re-enactments of the Scopes Trial and the debate between Thomas H. Huxley and Bishop Samuel Wilberforce; museum exhibits; movie nights; and nature hikes.