Origin Stories Podcast
Origin Stories (The Leakey Foundation)

Origin Stories is The Leakey Foundation’s podcast about how we became human.

Outside Podcast: Can Humans Outrun Antelope?

Several decades ago, radio producer Scott Carrier and his brother Dave tried to chase down an antelope on foot.

But Why?: Who Was The First Person?
But Why?

Humans evolved over millions of years into the creatures we are today. What will we be like in the next million years?

Science Rules! Our Fishy Ancestors Grew a Pair (of Legs)
Science Rules!

Neil Shubin reveals how he discovered Tiktaalik — a long-sought fossil link between swimming fish and walking land animals — and shares other remarkable tales about life’s evolution.

Science Rules! What Evolution Wants
Science Rules!

Geologist, paleontologist, and author Dr. Don Prothero joins us to talk evolution, creationism and Big Foot!

Short Wave: A Kazoo And The Evolution Of Speech
Short Wave (NPR)

Short Wave reporter Emily Kwong talks with primatologist Adriano Lameira about a growing body of evidence that humans may not be the only great apes with voice control.

California Academy of Sciences: Mapping Mockingbirds
California Academy of Sciences

By solving a logic puzzle, students will learn about the speciation of the Galápagos mockingbirds, a group of birds which heavily influenced Darwin’s grand idea of evolution through natural selection.

Ask A Biologist: PLOSable - Do You Have a Caveman's Brain?
Arizona State University, Ask A Biologist

How much has the human brain changed from the brains of our ancient ancestors? Evolutionary psychologists think that the modern human brain has not changed much over the past 50,000 years, but other scientists disagree.