Nineteenth Century naturalists overwhelmed by the abundance of life in a tropical rainforest [From J.B.. von Spix and C.F. P. Martius, 1817-1820]

The History and Philosophy of Biology and Medicine Seminars is a monthly talk series dedicated to bringing together leading national and international historians and philosophers of biology and medicine to interact with colleagues in the St. Louis area. The series promote the development of historians and philosophers of science at WUSTL and area universities, at the same time exposing students to cutting-edge scholars in the history and philosophy of biology.