Happy 204th, Darwin

While Darwin Day may not be an official holiday in the US — though Phil Plait at Bad Astronomy notes that it coincides with Lincoln's birthday — there are a number of ways to celebrate. At its website, the International Darwin Day Foundation lists events the world over.

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