Monday, January 5, 2009

Darwin: In Our Time: On the Origins of Charles Darwin by Melvyn Bragg

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin in 2009 and the 150th anniversary of the publication of On the Origin of Species, Melvyn Bragg presents a series about Darwin's life and work.

Melvyn tells the story of Darwin's early life in Shropshire and discusses the significance of the three years he spent at Cambridge, where his interests shifted from religion to natural science.

Featuring contributions from Darwin biographer Jim Moore, geneticist at University College London Steve Jones, fellow of Christ's College Cambridge David Norman and assistant librarian at Christ's College Cambridge Colin Higgins.
Broadcast on:
BBC Radio 4, 9:00am Monday 5th January
45 minutes
Available until:
9:47am Monday 12th January

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