• Charles Darwin Doubts God's Existence in Rare Letter That Just Sold for $125,000

    11 monthes ago - By Newsweek

    The rare letter discusses topics only known in one other letter from the famous biologist.
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  • A private letter from Darwin detailing his doubts about God just sold at auction for $125,000 - here's what he wrote

    A private letter from Darwin detailing his doubts about God just sold at auction for $125,000 - here's what he wrote

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Years after Charles Darwin published "On the Origin of Species," he responded to a reader who wanted the biologist to explain whether his theory destroys the argument for an all-creating God.
    Darwin wrote a three-page letter, citing his own ailing health as one of the reasons he couldn't definitively answer the question.
    The letter was auctioned off at Sotheby's on December 12 for $125,000 to a private American collector, the auction house said.
    The winning bid was more than double the estimated $40,000-$60,000 the letter was expected to fetch.
    When Darwin published "On the Origin of...
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