Oct 152012

Neil and Rosie talk about an unusual honour for a well-known scientist – having a fish named after him.

What was the Beatles first UK number 1 hit?
a) Love Me Do
b) Please Please Me
c) Yellow Submarine



atheists: people who think that God or gods don’t exist
evolutionary science: the science based on Charles Darwin’s theory that animals and plants developed slowly over time rather than having been created by a God or higher power
species: a type of plant or animal
crustaceans: animals which live in water and have a shell
extolling: praising something highly
filaments: thin threads or wires


Click here for more 6 Minute English episodes

Click here for more from the BBC

Listen to ESL Podcasts and AudioBooks with Transcript
Listen to ESL Podcasts with Notes
Learn English from Teachers
Practise Your English Online

Choose Meaningful Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate or Advanced Series

Source: BBC Learning English

More Series for You:

 Leave a Reply

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>