Even before the collections were fully installed or the architectural decorations completed the British Association for the Advancement of Science held its 30th annual meeting to mark the opening of the building then known as the.
The 1860 Oxford evolution debate took place at the Oxford University Museum on 30 June 1860 seven months after the publication of Charles Darwins heretical treatise On the Origin of Species.
Several prominent British scientists and philosophers participated including Thomas Henry Huxley Bishop Samuel Wilberforce Benjamin Brodie Joseph Dalton Hooker and Robert FitzRoy.
Oxford Evolution Debate Proponents and opponents of Darwin and Wallaces theories argue in the Oxford Evolution Debate.
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