Richard Dawkins talks about Claude Shannon and information theory.
Richard Dawkins connects three scientists’ work.
Dawkins talks about Helena Cronin and the dichotomy of theories about sexual selection.
In the fourth podcast from Richard Dawkins, he talks about Fred Hoyle and the beginning of the universe.
Richard Dawkins talks about the origin of his selfish gene theory.
The second in a series of podcasts from Richard Dawkins.
The first of a series of podcasts with Richard Dawkins.
What’s The Oxford Comment? In Spring 2010, Lauren and Michelle decided it was time Oxford University Press got a podcast, and by September, The Oxford Comment was born. Reporting at special events, live on the street, and from the “studio,” each episode features commentary from Oxford authors and friends of the Press. “The Oxford Comment […]
What do scientists say about the “soul”? How does Richard Dawkins answer the question: “why are we here?” In Part 2 of this series on religion, Steve Paulson (of NPR fame) reflects on the biggest questions in the ongoing science vs. religion debate. Part 1 of this series can be found here.
Well the time has come for me to say goodbye to all of you lovely readers. Running the OUPblog has been a dream job and leaving is very bittersweet. So I thought before I left we could take a trip down memory lane and review some of the best blog posts of the past. This list certainly is not conclusive, just a few of the thousands of posts I had the honor of sharing with you. Please keep in touch. You can follow my adventures on twitter @FordBecca. Ciao!