Darwin - in Science and Technology

In Science and Technology

  • Darwin (unit), a unit of evolutionary change, defined by J.B.S. Haldane
  • Darwin (ESA), a European Space Agency project
  • Darwin Medal
  • RRS Charles Darwin, a British ship
  • 1991 Darwin, a main-belt asteroid

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