history of science

“How and Why Darwin Got Emotional About Race”

By Barbara Rea on September 5, 2016 in / No Comments

Why You Should Listen:

In “The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals," Darwin showed that humans of every race, throughout the globe, express their emotions identically. For instance, we all cry when we’re sad and smile when we’re happy. Darwin claimed that this identity amounted to a ...