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The Ancestor's Tale - A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution-logo

The Ancestor's Tale - A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution

Richard Dawkins

In The Ancestor's Tale, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins offers a masterwork: an exhilarating reverse tour through evolution, from present-day humans back to the microbial beginnings of life four billion years ago. Throughout the journey Dawkins spins entertaining, insightful stories and sheds light on topics such as speciation, sexual selection, and extinction. The Ancestor's Tale is at once an essential education in evolutionary theory and riveting in its telling.

In The Ancestor's Tale, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins offers a masterwork: an exhilarating reverse tour through evolution, from present-day humans back to the microbial beginnings of life four billion years ago. Throughout the journey Dawkins spins entertaining, insightful stories and sheds light on topics such as speciation, sexual selection, and extinction. The Ancestor's Tale is at once an essential education in evolutionary theory and riveting in its telling.
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In The Ancestor's Tale, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins offers a masterwork: an exhilarating reverse tour through evolution, from present-day humans back to the microbial beginnings of life four billion years ago. Throughout the journey Dawkins spins entertaining, insightful stories and sheds light on topics such as speciation, sexual selection, and extinction. The Ancestor's Tale is at once an essential education in evolutionary theory and riveting in its telling.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Lalla Ward

Length:

8h 56m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:15


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:52


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:59


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:15


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:41


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:10


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

14:40


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

18:19


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

00:59


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

46:49


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

31:14


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:04


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

03:46


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

18:57


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:47


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

35:01


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

35:19


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

33:26


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:41


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

18:59


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

10:00


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

24:59


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

56:13


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

42:27


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

42:27