Charles Robert Darwin; born 1809, died 1882. A biologist, naturalist, and geologist, best known for his work and systematic formulation of scientific evolution. His work indicating the fact that all living creatures descended over time from common ancestors and are differentiated by developing genomes is now the most widely accepted theory used to mark the rise of life as we know it.
But that was in our world.
Now here's a secret. Somewhere else in the splinters of time and space, that same man birthed a plane of his own where his mind's toil could be realized in its entirety; all to answer one final question. Where man had risen from insentient ape to a super-species, could each and every other being find the same transcendence? Or was it the shackles of human flesh to hold its hands upon the wheel of existence, and whatever ruinous ends it might steer towards?