The Catholic University of America

  Biological Evolution & the Kinship of All Life

 In this film, Sean B. Carroll (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Howard Hughes Medical Institute), Jeff Hardin (University of Wisconsin), and Neil Shubin (University of Chicago) explore advances in biological evolution.


  A Closer Look: Tiktaalik

In this “closer look,” Neil Shubin discusses his team’s discovery of Tiktaalik roseae, a fossil fish known as the “fishapod” that sheds light on a pivotal point in the history of life on Earth: when the very first fish ventured out onto land.


A Closer Look: What Makes Evolution a Theory?


Ecclesial Families: Catholic/Orthodox, Evangelical/Conservative Protestant, Jewish, Mainline Protestant
Core Curriculum Course Categories: Biblical Studies, General Theology
Science Topics: Earth Science & Environment, History & Philosophy of Science, Life Sciences

Science for SeminariesScience: The Wide Angle

Photo Credit:

[1]courtesy of Massachusetts General Hospital and Draper Labs
[3]Viviano Codazzi
[4]Gregor Reisch