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Richard Dawkins:
Growing up in the universe

Royal Institution · 57:55 · Filmed Dec 1991
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Richard Dawkins: Growing up in the universe
57:55 · Filmed December 1991 at Royal Institution · Subtitles available in 0 languages

At the Royal Institution in 1991, Richard Dawkins asks us to look at our universe with new eyes. Packed with big questions and illuminating visuals, this memorable journey through the history of life magnifies the splendor of evolution and our place in it.

Evolutionary biologist
Oxford professor Richard Dawkins has helped steer evolutionary science into the 21st century, and his concept of the "meme" contextualized the spread of ideas in the information age. In recent years, his devastating critique of religion has made him a leading figure in the New Atheism. Full bio

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