Evolution After Darwin


198D01The Monkey Puzzle19981014

`The Monkey Puzzle'.

John Gribbin looks at new molecular evidence which suggests that, far from man's being descended from the apes, it might be the other way round.

198D02Man As A Mammiferous Animal19981021

`Man as a Mammiferous Animal'.

In the second of four programmes, John Gribbin examines some of the trickier characteristics that fuel debate in evolutionary biology today, including Darwin's suggestion that we should regard man as we do other mammals.

198D03The Science That Dare Not Speak Its Name19981028

John Gribbin asks if there is a genetic basis for marriage, religion and war.

198D04The Living Universe19981104

`The Living Universe'.

The last of four programmes unravelling the problems of evolutionary biology.