Evolution

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of evolution -- human and otherwise.

Video playlists about Evolution

Dinos!

9 talks • 2h 28m
Dinosaurs once roamed the Earth. What were they like, why did they disappear, and what can we learn from them?

Ancient clues

6 talks • 1h 49m
Fascinating talks about humanity's beginnings and evolution's journey.

The evolution of music

4 talks • 1h 7m
How did music transform into what it is today? A brief journey through time, sound and rhythm.

Exclusive articles about Evolution

What can cavefish teach us about the world?

These weird-looking, isolated aquatic creatures probably won’t star in a Pixar film anytime soon, but by studying them, we can learn about our planet’s past and its future, says...
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TED Books

TED Book: Homo Evolutis

Homo Evolutis

by Juan Enriquez and Steve Gullans
We are but one model in a series of at least 25 prototype humans. What comes next?
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