In Darwin’s lifetime, comparisons between the brains of different species were restricted to examinations of anatomy alone. Today, researchers use genetic tools to gain deep insights into how behaviors and sensory abilities evolve. Study behavior in creatures from fire ants to crows to humans, asking how did human brains get so large - and why are big brains so useful anyway?
What Darwin Didn't Know. Episode 19, The Evolution of Brains and Behavior.
The Great Courses, 2019.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
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Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2019.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Solomon, Scott, actor.
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