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Darwin, the crowdsourcer

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Science  15 Sep 2017:
Vol. 357, Issue 6356, pp. 1104
DOI: 10.1126/science.aao3915

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An "Intimate and big-hearted book," in Darwin’s Backyard, James T. Costa brings Charles Darwin fully to life. The famous naturalist strides across every page—collect­ing barnacles from the frigid water of the Firth of Forth, watching spiderlings float from the rigging of the Beagle, and inves­tigating the cross-pollination of foxgloves in Wales