Genius: Charles Darwin

Overview

Forever entrenched in history for his theory of evolution, this documentary looks at the life and times of Charles Darwin. This educational video shines the light on his historic voyage on the HMS Beagle that eventually led him to the Galapagos Islands, Tierra del Fuego, and Tahiti. On his return, Darwin produced one of his greatest works The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, published in 1859. Debated by evolutionists, existentialists, and theologians, this video shows the genius behind the man. ...
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Overview

Forever entrenched in history for his theory of evolution, this documentary looks at the life and times of Charles Darwin. This educational video shines the light on his historic voyage on the HMS Beagle that eventually led him to the Galapagos Islands, Tierra del Fuego, and Tahiti. On his return, Darwin produced one of his greatest works The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, published in 1859. Debated by evolutionists, existentialists, and theologians, this video shows the genius behind the man. Highlights include expert analysis and insight into the impact this man made and how his work has influenced today's world. ~ C. Dwayne Smith
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Special Features

All-new footage shot at Down House; Superb animation and graphics; Historic photographs and images; Expert commentary and analyses
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/25/2006
  • UPC: 032031711198
  • Original Release: 2001
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  • Source: Kultur Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 50:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 86,055

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Genius: Charles Darwin
1. Opening [:54]
2. A Revolutionary Genius [2:32]
3. Down House [3:05]
4. Early Years [2:48]
5. Naturalist to the Expedition [2:09]
6. The Controversial Notebooks [2:57]
7. History of Evolutionary Thought [2:13]
8. Darwin's Family Life [3:47]
9. Reluctance to Publish [4:14]
10. Natural Selection [2:47]
11. A Center of Pilgrimage [1:54]
12. The Origin of Species [2:25]
13. Darwin's Daily Routine [4:23]
14. Great Commercial Success [1:07]
15. Science Versus Religion [3:31]
16. Survival of the Fittest [1:56]
17. Neo Darwinism [2:16]
18. Advances in Genetic Engineering [2:08]
19. The Death of Darwin [1:20]
20. Credits [:28]
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