Darwin, paleontology and evolution| 1hr : 11mins
Director: Cornell University | Producer: Cornell University
Focus Years: 2008 | Country: United States
Dr. Niles Eldredge, curator of fossil invertebrates at the American Museum of Natural History, delivered the keynote address at the Paleontological Research Institution's second annual Summer Symposium, July 25, 2008, at Ithaca's Museum of the Earth. In this talk, "Darwin, paleontology and evolution: the Beagle years and the aftermath," Dr. Eldredge discusses the life of Darwin and the impact that fossils had on the development of his thinking.