The Conscious Earth
Lecture no. 36 from the course: A New History of Life
Taught by Professor Stuart Sutherland | 36 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Close your exploration of the history of life on Earth by charting the evolution of consciousness. When did our progenitors first become self-aware, and what were the implications for the success of humans as a species? Finally, what are our prospects for spreading the biosphere beyond Earth itself?