Inspirational thought for the day

Peddling and Scaling God and Darwin

One of the finest things in Burlington house, the home of the Geological Society of London, are these early Victorian urinals made out of superb marble.

Standing there, it is interesting to contemplate who else peed there, Darwin, Lyell, Sedgwick , Huxley, and so many others right up to the present day.

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Maybe Darwin pee’d here in 1842 when he inspected these glacial erratics

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Finally, the Geological Society must design an equally fine loo for 50% of the population

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