Past Events from February 10 – February 12 – Darwin Day

Darwin Day in Tyler, Texas: An East Texas Celebration of Evolutionary Biology

Tyler, TX Tyler, TX, United States

The University of Texas at Tyler and Tyler Junior College are pleased to announce the 2024 Darwin Day celebration for Tyler, Texas! Events will be held February 10th - 16th, 2024. Similar events are held worldwide on the birthday of evolutionary biologist Charles Darwin, and seek to recognize the benefits of scientific exploration and discovery. This year’s Darwin Day celebration features two … Continued


Miller Science Building, room 139 Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, United States

In a celebration of scientific curiosity and the contributions of biologists, Stephen F. Austin State University’s Department of Biology is set to celebrate Darwin Day Feb. 12 with special guest speaker Dr. David Hillis from The University of Texas at Austin. Embracing the spirit of inquiry that defines Charles Darwin's groundbreaking contributions to evolutionary theory, … Continued


Using Science Fiction Depictions to Teach Real-World Evolution Concepts


  Mohamed Noor of Duke University will deliver the Clemson University College of Science annual Darwin Day Lecture on Feb. 12 at 2 p.m. Eastern via Zoom. The lecture, “Using Science Fiction Depictions to Teach Real-World Evolution Concepts,” is open to the public and can be accessed at