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Rep. Rush Holt Re-Introduces Darwin Day Resolution in Congress

Rep. Rush Holt Re-Introduces Darwin Day Resolution in Congress

In anticipation of the 205th birthday of Charles Darwin, celebrated around the world on February 12th as Darwin Day, U.S. Rep. Rush Holt (NJ) re-introduced a resolution today “expressing support for the designation of February 12 as Darwin Day.”

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Video: Julia Sweeney, Dr. Frank Brown and Dr. Valerie Tarico speak at Darwin on the Palouse

Video: Julia Sweeney, Dr. Frank Brown and Dr. Valerie Tarico speak at Darwin on the Palouse

The Palouse Coalition of Reason and AHA teamed up to bring three speakers to the area.

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Southern CT Darwin Day Dinner Receives Local News Coverage

Southern CT Darwin Day Dinner Receives Local News Coverage

News 12 Connecticut covered a Darwin Day celebration thrown by the Southern Connecticut Darwin Day Committee in Norwalk, CT.

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Rep. Rush Holt: On Darwin Day, Promoting Scientific Thinking

Rep. Rush Holt: On Darwin Day, Promoting Scientific Thinking

Today is the anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin. Like Galileo, Newton and Einstein in the physical sciences, Darwin in the life sciences provided a new framework for thinking that led to great new understanding and eventually greatly improved the quality of life for millions of people. I have proposed that this date be [...]

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Regina, Saskatchewan, Darwin Day Proclamation

Regina, Saskatchewan, Darwin Day Proclamation

Regina joins a growing list of municipalities, including cities, states, and Canadian Provinces that have officially recognized the birthday of the father of evolutionary biology, Charles Darwin.

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Darwin Day Resolution Introduced In Congress By Rush Holt

Darwin Day Resolution Introduced In Congress By Rush Holt

Rep. Rush Holt (D-N.J.) is looking to give British naturalist Charles Darwin, the father of evolutionary theory, an extra-special birthday this year. Holt, a “Jeopardy!” whiz with a doctoral degree in physics, introduced a resolution this week seeking to commemorate Feb. 12, 2013 — the 204th anniversary of Darwin’s birth — as “Darwin Day.” “Charles [...]

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Support the 2013 Darwin Day Resolution

Support the 2013 Darwin Day Resolution

The American Humanist Association is proud to announce that Representative Rush Holt proposed H. Res. 41 to Congress, expressing support for the designation of February 12, 2013, as Darwin Day and recognizing the importance of science in the betterment of humanity. This resolution is a culmination of collaboration between Representative Holt and the American Humanist Association.

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Send a Darwin Day Ecard

Send a Darwin Day Ecard

Celebrate Darwin Day this February 12 and help promote dialogue worldwide about Darwin’s legacy and influence on humanity.

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