200 years ago one that was to be named Charles Darwin was born. His contribution to science was so great that 150 years after the publication of his world changing book we are still using the basic idea he was proposing. Today celebrate the advancement of human knowledge and Darwin's day.
oh a weirdly related note, today the campus for christ organisation is having a talk about 5 reasons for the existance of god and 3 reasons why it matters. I'm sure it just a coincidance but considering the anti-evolution sentiment I've read in their promotional leaflets in the past I have to wonder.