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Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origin of Species (#178)

Professor Sean Carroll, award-winning scientist, author and educator, is known for his research centered on the genes that control animal body patterns and play major roles in the evolution of animal diversity. On February 10, 2010, on the campus of Iowa State University, Professor Carroll talked about his latest book, "Remarkable Creatures" which was a finalist for the 2009 National Book Award. [63 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Social Studies
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102 episodes
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51 minutes
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Series Description: Intelligent Talk Television showcases recent lectures given by guest speakers at colleges, universities, and libraries across Iowa. The collaborative effort between IPTV and participating institutions provides top-notch programs featuring experts on topics ranging from politics to science to economics for broadcast on IPTV’ s digital channels and streaming on the ITTV website.

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