Evolution is the foundational concept of biology. Unfortunately, in the popular imagination and in public discourse (including within science fiction and fantasy media), misconceptions abound regarding what evolution is, how it works, and its implications for human origins, diversity, and identity. In this panel, three biological anthropologists will identify and discuss common misconceptions about human origins and evolution, and invite attendees to share their own questions and perspectives.
Misconceptions about Human Origins and Evolution
December 18, 2021 - 2:30 pm EST
Location: Older (Virtual)