Performance, feedback, revision.
It’s long – around 90 minutes – but fascinating from start to finish.
Douglas Adams discussing extinction, biodiversity and man.
Douglas Adams: Parrots the Universe and Everything
Douglas Adams was the best-selling British author and satirist who created The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. In this talk at UCSB recorded shortly before his death, Adams shares hilarious accounts of some of the apparently absurd lifestyles of the world’s creatures, and gleans from them extraordinary perceptions about the future of humanity
Is that an ant on your back?
The amazing tale of Tree Hoppers.
Via Ed Yong (of course)
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They Might Be Giants are my favourite band of all time. This clever, impromptu performance on the topic of auro-mandibular evolution says it all.
If you haven’t heard it, be sure to check out Here Comes Science