Evolution: Origins and Contemporary Questions

Darwin's theory of evolution radically changed the understanding of earth's history and the species inhabiting it. Where did the concept come from? What questions do contemporary scholars bring to this complex topic? Explore the history of the idea of evolution, the significance of the Galápagos Islands in their historical and contemporary settings, and cutting-edge research on the evolutionary history of human life.

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What: Evolution: Origins and Contemporary Questions

When: 4 weeks; Thu, Apr 5-26, 7:30-8:45pm | On Apr 12, class will meet at the UW Geology Museum (1215 W. Dayton St.)

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI

Cost: $60

Continuing education credit: 5 hours (0.5 CEUs)

David Baum
John Hawks

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