Michael Thompson

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Michael Thompson is a science historian and blogger with a passion for evolutionary theory. He holds a Ph.D. in history of science from the University of Chicago and has written extensively on the history of evolutionary thought. He has a particular interest in the cultural and social context of scientific ideas and how they shape our understanding of the world.

When he’s not delving into the history of science, Michael enjoys hiking in the great outdoors, listening to classic rock music, and trying out new recipes in the kitchen. He’s also an avid birdwatcher and can often be found with binoculars in hand, scanning the skies for rare and interesting species.

Fun Facts About Michael:

  • He once traveled to the Galapagos Islands to study the finches that inspired Darwin’s theory of evolution.
  • His favorite book is “The Origin of Species” by Charles Darwin, of course!
  • Michael loves to tell jokes, and his favorite science joke is: “Why don’t scientists trust atoms? Because they make up everything!

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