Only A Monkey Shaved

Only a Monkey Shaved

Steve Jones, Professor of Genetics at University College, London, takes Gilbert and Sullivan's line 'Darwinian man, though well behaved, at best is only a monkey shaved' as his starting point to explore the latest scientific evidence about the similarities and differences between us and our closest relatives, the apes.

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Only a Monkey Shaved

Steve Jones, Professor of Genetics at University College, London, takes Gilbert and Sullivan's line 'Darwinian man, though well behaved, at best is only a monkey shaved' as his starting point to explore the latest scientific evidence about the similarities and differences between us and our closest relatives, the apes.He asks what knowing about genes tells us.

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He looks at the response to diseases such as AIDS.

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He compares behaviour.