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The Making of the Planet, Life, and You

Sean B. Carroll

58 mins watch time

Posted October 2020

Science

Does everything happen for a reason or are some things left to chance? Philosophers and theologians have pondered these questions for millennia, but startling scientific discoveries over the past half century are revealing that we live in a world driven by chance.

In this talk, acclaimed biologist and science storyteller Sean Carroll tells the story of the awesome power of chance and how it is the surprising source of all the beauty and diversity in the living world.