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S.Res. 495 (116th): A resolution designating February 12, 2020, as “Darwin Day” and recognizing the importance of science to the betterment of humanity.


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Feb 11, 2020.


This resolution designates February 12, 2020, as Darwin Day.

Also, the resolution recognizes the importance of science to the bettering of humanity.

Finally, the resolution recognizes Charles Darwin as a worthy symbol for celebrating science, the achievements of reason, and the advancement of human knowledge.