Biological Evolution and the Kinship of All Life

In this film, Sean B. Carroll (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Howard Hughes Medical Institute), Jeff Hardin (University of Wisconsin), and Neil Shubin (University of Chicago) explore advances in biological evolution.



A Closer Look: Tiktaalik

In this “closer look,” Neil Shubin discusses his team’s discovery of Tiktaalik roseae, a fossil fish known as the “fishapod” that sheds light on a pivotal point in the history of life on Earth: when the very first fish ventured out onto land.


A Closer Look: What Makes Evolution a Theory?


  • Ecclesial Families: Catholic/Orthodox, Mainline Protestant, Evangelical/Conservative Protestant, Jewish
  • Core Curriculum Course Categories: Biblical Studies, General Theology
  • Science Topics: Earth Science & Environment, History & Philosophy of Science, Life Sciences
  • Study Guide: study guide
  • Transcript: transcripts

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