"He's been called a biological Indiana Jones. He explored the Amazon. He lived with headhunters … "
But wait. This isn't Indiana Jones. It really happened.
Next time you hear a Darwinist sneer at Wallace, ask yourself, could he do what that guy did? (Okay, she?)
Darwin would never have published his atheist-happy theory, if Wallace hadn't written to tell him about natural selection as a mechanism, and not as "the best idea anyone ever had" (key pop philosopher Daniel Dennet's summation).