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Images Dated 19th May 2011

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Charles Darwin, British naturalist Featured 19 May 2011 Image

Charles Darwin, British naturalist

Charles Darwin (1809-1882), British naturalist. Darwin had briefly studied medicine and then trained in the clergy, but his interest was in natural history. In 1831 he set sail as naturalist on HMS Beagle (left), which was to provide the fieldwork for his famous book. His theory of evolution was published as On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection (1859). It caused a storm of controversy with Christian orthodoxy, as it contradicted the widely accepted belief that different animal and plant species were created by a divine creator (God)


Gertie Millar. Actress Featured 19 May 2011 Image

Gertie Millar. Actress

Gertie Millar. Actress. One the most famous English singer-actresses the early 20th century, known for her performances in Edwardian musical comedies. Unattributed photograpic portrait Date: circa 1905

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Cave painting, artwork Featured 19 May 2011 Image

Cave painting, artwork

Cave painting. Artwork of human figures painted on the wall of a cave, including scenes of cooking, drinking, fighting, and social interaction. The oldest known cave paintings date back tens of thousands of years. Typically cave painting pigments included manganese oxide and charcoal


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