Why Darwin rejected intelligent design

@article{Sulloway2009WhyDR,
  title={Why Darwin rejected intelligent design},
  author={F. J. Sulloway},
  journal={Journal of Biosciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={34},
  pages={173-183}
}
As a Cambridge University undergraduate Charles Darwin was fascinated and convinced by the argument for intelligent design, as set forth in William Paley’s 1802 classic, Natural Theology. Subsequently, during his five-year voyage on HMS Beagle (1831–1836), Darwin interpreted his biological findings through a creationist lens, including the thought-provoking evidence he encountered during his historic visit to the Galápagos Islands in September and October 1835. After his return to England in… Expand
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