Discovery at the Royal Society On 7–9 November, the Royal Society held a discussion meeting with the title ‘New trends in evolutionary biology: biological, philosophical and social science perspectives’. FOOTNOTES Professor James Shapiro Twenty-two luminaries of the biological world explained why the neo-Darwinian evolutionary synthesis is broken and contemplated some ways of mending it. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.