'Sideways Look' Blog
Some background. For a long time the main political parties in the United Kingdom were called the Tories and the Whigs.
A relatively painless way to learn about science is to read biographies of scientists.
If you want to capture the essence of the English countryside, my recommendation would be to spend time in the county of Shropshire.
The older I get the more I appreciate those who explore and document the history of science, and especially the history of paleoanthropology.
“For every complex problem, there is a simple, easy to understand, incorrect answer” -Albert von Szent-Györgyi
Among the fossils recovered from Swartkrans in 1949 were two fragments that preserve the proximal end of the right femur.