Evolution & Life Sciences

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Reconciling Past Injustices: Building a future in African American genomics
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Reconciling Past Injustices: Building a future in African American genomics

Dr. Fatimah Jackson presents an overview of Cobb Research Lab Studies as a model for science practice and community engagement.
Humans and Race
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New Film Series Explores Science’s Role in Fighting Racism

Adam D. Cohen

DoSER has launched a new film series that explores human evolution, the history of scientific racism, and the lack of…
Humans and Race
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Humans and Race

A new video series from AAAS DoSER exploring the past and present intersections of science and racism. This series will explore difficult topics such…
Science: The Wide Angle Film Series 2
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Science: The Wide Angle Film Series

AAAS DoSER, in collaboration with Fourth Line Films, has produced an exciting series of short films to spark discussion of…
DoSER Supports Scientists Who Connect with Religious Communities
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DoSER Supports Scientists Who Connect with Religious Communities

Katherine Lee

Dr. Fatimah Jackson and Dr. Nalini Nadkarni foster science engagement with faith communities.
Math equations
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What Makes Evolution a Theory?

In this intriguing short film, Dr. Jeff Hardin discusses key ideas relating to the definition of scientific theory and what…
Awe & Wonder: Scientists Reflect on Their Vocations 2
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To Be Human: Genetics, Origins, and Identity

What does it mean to be human? In this film, Drs. Georgia M. Dunston, Frans De Waal, and Rick Potts…
Tiktaalik: Evidence of Evolutionary Change
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Tiktaalik: Evidence of Evolutionary Change

In this intriguing film, Dr. Neil Shubin discusses the discovery of a fossil that seems to bring together life in…
Biological Evolution and the Kinship of All Life
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Biological Evolution and the Kinship of All Life

In this film, Drs. Sean Carroll, Jeff Hardin, and Neil Shubin explore key ideas about the process of natural selection…
Starry night sky above a lake
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Awe & Wonder: Scientists Reflect on Their Vocations

In this inspiring short film, scientists describe how their fascination with the beauty and complexity of nature informs their vocations,…