One question: “Why is there such a stunning diversity of life?”
One answer: “Evolution: Charles Darwin’s brilliant theory that explains how species adapt and change.” It’s been called the best idea anyone ever had. But there’s one big problem: How does it actually work?
Now, extraordinary science is answering that question. It is uncovering the hidden mechanisms inside creatures’ bodies that can explain astonishing transformations like how birds can evolve from dinosaurs; why a fish was once your ancestor; and above all, what makes us human.
Right now on NOVA, you’ll find out, What Darwin Never Knew.
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