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Richard Dawkins (1941-), Zoologist
(Clinton) Richard Dawkins
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Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science, Oxford University (since 1996); author of, among other works, The Selfish Gene (1976), The Blind Watchmaker (1986), Climbing Mount Improbable (1996) and Unweaving the Rainbow (1999); a Darwinist committed to the theory of evolution and an eloquent opponent of anti-science movements.