Nina Jablonski:
A cor da pele é uma ilusão.

TED2009 · 14:48 · Filmed Feb 2009
797,559 Total views
Your impact
Share this talk and
track your influence!

Nina Jablonski afirma que as diferentes cores da pele são simplesmente a adaptação do nosso corpo aos diversos climas e aos níveis da exposição aos raios UV. Charles Darwin discordava desta teoria, mas ela explica que isso ficou a dever-se porque ele não tinha acesso à NASA.

Nina Jablonski is author of Skin: A Natural History, a close look at human skin’s many remarkable traits: its colors, its sweatiness, the fact that we decorate it. Full bio
This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.



Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Don't have an account? Sign up now — it's fast and free.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.