In London from 7-9 November 2016, …a groundbreaking summit at the British Royal Society. of 300 scientists from around the world gathered to evaluate a sea change in evolutionary theory. … This was the crux of the meeting: for most of a century evolutionary biology has ignored the profound sensitivity and responsiveness of organisms in real time. … Evolution proceeds very rapidly in some cases. … One realizes that Charles Darwin’s Origin Of Species is more accurate in its initial version of evolution than the Neo-Darwinian Synthesis. An inferior model has ruled biology with an iron fist ever since.