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PlayErasmus Darwin, the Scientist
Erasmus Darwin, the Scientist Erasmus Darwin, the Scientist

Dr Erasmus Darwin’s Commonplace Book details his many and varied interests. This film looks at some of the inventions Darwin recorded and his influence as a scientific philosopher and writer…

PlayErasmus Darwin, At the Heart of the Lichfield Enlightenment
Erasmus Darwin, At the Heart of the Lichfield Enlightenment Erasmus Darwin, At the Heart of the Lichfield Enlightenment

Dr Erasmus Darwin was at the heart of Lichfield’s rise as a centre of Enlightenment thought. Dr Malcolm Dick and Desmond King-Hele discuss the influence of Darwin’s philosophical and literary work on Lichfield society and … read more

PlayThe friends who changed the world – Birmingham’s Lunar Society
The friends who changed the world – Birmingham’s Lunar Society The friends who changed the world – Birmingham’s Lunar Society

The friend who made the future – How the Lunar Society in Birmingham which members included James Watt, Matthew Boulton, Erasmus Darwin, Josiah Wedgwood and Joseph Priestly – changed the World forever during the Industrial … read more

Erasmus Darwin, the Scientist