What Darwin Didn't Know - The Modern Science of Evolution

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What Darwin Didn't Know
The Modern Science of Evolution

2019

Chart the deep insights and remarkable conclusions Charles Darwin's ideas on natural selection inspired. These 24 fascinating episodes cover 160 years of non-stop scientific advances and their relationship to Darwin's...

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Scott Solomon

In This Series

What Darwin Knew and Why It Still Matters
Episode 1
What Darwin Knew and Why It Still Matters
Inheritance: Darwin’s Missing Link
Episode 2
Inheritance: Darwin’s Missing Link
Genome Mutations: Evolution’s Raw Material
Episode 3
Genome Mutations: Evolution’s Raw Material
Gene Flow versus Natural Selection
Episode 4
Gene Flow versus Natural Selection
Geology and Genes: The Geography of Life
Episode 5
Geology and Genes: The Geography of Life
Genetic Drift: When Evolution Is Random
Episode 6
Genetic Drift: When Evolution Is Random
Rapid Evolution within Species
Episode 7
Rapid Evolution within Species
Evolution in the Lab
Episode 8
Evolution in the Lab
The Many Origins of Species
Episode 9
The Many Origins of Species
Cambrian Explosion to Dinosaur Extinction
Episode 10
Cambrian Explosion to Dinosaur Extinction
Reconstructing the Tree of Life with DNA
Episode 11
Reconstructing the Tree of Life with DNA
Human Evolution in All Directions
Episode 12
Human Evolution in All Directions
Evolution Doesn’t Repeat, but It Rhymes
Episode 13
Evolution Doesn’t Repeat, but It Rhymes
The Evolution of Extreme Life
Episode 14
The Evolution of Extreme Life
Imperfect Nature: Ad Hoc Body Designs
Episode 15
Imperfect Nature: Ad Hoc Body Designs
The Sterile Worker Paradox
Episode 16
The Sterile Worker Paradox
Coevolution: Peace Accords and Arms Races
Episode 17
Coevolution: Peace Accords and Arms Races
Microbiomes: Evolution with Small Partners
Episode 18
Microbiomes: Evolution with Small Partners
The Evolution of Brains and Behavior
Episode 19
The Evolution of Brains and Behavior
The Evolution of Sex and Parenting
Episode 20
The Evolution of Sex and Parenting
The Evolution of Aging and Death
Episode 21
The Evolution of Aging and Death
Evolutionary Medicine
Episode 22
Evolutionary Medicine
Gene Editing and Directed Evolution
Episode 23
Gene Editing and Directed Evolution
The Future of Human Evolution
Episode 24
The Future of Human Evolution