Resources: Evolution

VIDEOS
WEBSITES
ARTICLES
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VIDEOS

[DVD] Evolve produced by Optomen Productions, Inc. for History A&E Television Networks, (2008)

[DVD] Darwin's Dangerous Idea a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit & Clear Blue Sky Productions. Boston, MA: WGBH Boston Video (2001)

[DVD] Evolution a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit & Clear Blue Sky Productions. Boston, MA WGBH (2001)

[DVD] Evolution: Constant Change and Common Threads Producer: Dennis Liu. Chevy Chase, MD : Howard Hughes Medical Institute Holiday Lecture Series, (2006)


WEBSITES

Nature (journal) website: Neanderthal DNA

HHMI Interactive Virtual Labs


ARTICLES

When evolution is not so slow and gradual

How evolution can allow for large developmental leaps

Multicellularity: biologists replicate key evolutionary step

Organ, C. L. (2008). Paleogenomics. In McGraw Hill 2008 Yearbook of Science & Technology. McGraw-Hill Publishers, New York, NY.

Proteins, Soft Tissue from 80 Million-Year-Old Hadrosaur Add Weight to Theory that Molecules Preserve Over Time

New bird fossil hints at more undiscovered Chinese treasures

Origin of birds confirmed by exceptional new dinosaur fossils

Tiny Differences In Our Genes Help Shed Light On The Big Picture Of Human History

Analysis Finds Strong Match Between Molecular, Fossil Data In Evolutionary Studies

Google Earth Aids Discovery Of Early African Mammal Fossils

Dinosaurs declined before mass extinction

Fossil magnetism helps prove mass extinction theory

New Blow Against Dinosaur-killing Asteroid Theory, Geologists Find

Native Americans Descended From A Single Ancestral Group, DNA Study Confirms

Critical Role Of Evolutionary Processes In Species Coexistence And Diversity Revealed

Ancient Birds Flew On All-Fours

New Type Of Flying Reptile: Darwin's Pterodactyl Preyed On Flying Dinosaurs

Origin of birds confirmed by exceptional new dinosaur fossils

Tiny Differences In Our Genes Help Shed Light On The Big Picture Of Human History

Analysis Finds Strong Match Between Molecular, Fossil Data In Evolutionary Studies

Early skeleton sheds light on primate evolution (Update)

Common Ancestor Of Humans, Modern Primates? Extraordinary; Fossil Is 47 Million Years Old

New analysis shows 'hobbits' couldn't hustle

High School Teachers Influence Student Views Of Evolution & Creationism

Microfossils Challenge Prevailing Views Of 'Snowball Earth' Glaciations On Life

Saved By Junk DNA: Vital Role In The Evolution Of Human Genome

For Different Species, Different Functions For Embryonic MicroRNAs

Researchers discover new mode of how diseases evolve

Primate Eye Evolution: Small Evolutionary Shifts Make Big Impacts -- Like Developing Night Vision

Signs point to sponges as earliest animal life

Fossils suggest earlier land-water transition of tetrapod

Ancient ecosystem thrives millions of years below Antarctic glacier

Evolution Of Fins And Limbs Linked With That Of Gills

No Sponge In Human Family Tree: Sponges Descended From Unique Ancestor

Fossil evidence of missing link in the origin of seals, sea lions, walruses found in Canadian Arctic

Three Neanderthal Sub-groups Confirmed

Science News / African Pygmies May Be Older Than Thought

Gliding Bristletails Give Clues On Evolution Of Flight

Cache of Ice Age fossils found in Los Angeles

Reverse evolution in real-time

Cache of Ice Age fossils found in Los Angeles

Biologists find gene network that gave rise to first tooth

UCMP Blog » Blog Archive » UCMP authors write about extinction in Nature


BOOKS

Evolution in Four Dimensions : Genetic, Epigenetic, Behavioral, and Symbolic Variation in the History of Life. Eva Jablonka and Marion J. Lamb. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press (2006)

Ecology, Evolution and Population Biology; Readings from Scientific American. With introduction by Edward O. Wilson. San Francisco: W.H. Freeman (1974)

Dying Planet: The Extinction of Species. Jon Erickson. Blue Ridge Summit, PA : TAB Books (1991)

The Last Extinction. Les Kaufman and Kenneth Mallory (Eds). MIT Press in cooperation w/New England Aquarium (1986)