The lagoon – book

Leroi AM. 2014. The Lagoon:  How Aristotle invented science

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What is your favourite deep, elegant or beautiful explanation?

Edge 2012: annual question.

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Aristotle at Edge

Edge 2011: Who is the greatest biologist of all time?

 

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Aristotle’s Lagoon – tv programme

Aristotle’s Lagoon. 2010.

BBC4  (Co-Writer, Presenter)

Director: Harry Killas

1 x 60

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Nick Dear’s Frankenstein

Leroi AM. 2009. Programme notes for Nick Dear’s Frankenstein, directed by Danny Boyle.

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Royal institution 2009: Darwin anniversary

Discussion with E.O. Wilson (by video), Sandy Knapp and Peter Bowler on the future of Darwin.

 

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Aristotle on life-history

Leroi AM. 2009. Function and Constraint in Aristotle and Evolutionary Theory in S Föllinger and W Kullmann Aristotle’s Conception of Life, Bamberg

 

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Around the world with Darwin – tv programme

Darwin’s Lost Voyage. 2009.

National Geographic TV (Presenter)

Director: Geoff Luck

1 x 60

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What Darwin did not know – tv programme

What Darwin Did Not Know. 2009.

BBC4 / Discovery USA. (Writer, Presenter)

Director: Tim Lambert

1 x 90

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Scopes revived

Leroi, AM. 2008. Review of  Inherit the Wind,  Old Vic., directed by Trevor Nunn

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Neo-cantometrics

Leroi AM,  Swire J. 2007. The Recovery of the Past. World of Music 48 101-118

 

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David Sedley’s book

Leroi AM. 2008. Creationism and its critics in antiquity. Nature:452:153-154.

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In galapagos

Leroi, AM. 2008. The actual and the possible. Observer, London. 27.04. 08

 

 

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What makes us human – tv series

What Makes Us Human. 2006.

TigerAspect for Channel 4 / Discovery USA (Presenter, Writer)

Director: Tim Lambert

2 x 60

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On race-2

Leroi AM. 2005. On human diversity.  The Scientist 24.10.05.

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On race-1

Leroi AM. 2005. A Family Tree in Every Gene.  New York Times 14.03.05

 

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Geoffroy’s lobster

Leroi AM. 2005. Le homard de Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire. La Recherche. 01.12.05

 

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A bishop’s rectum

Leroi, AM. 2005. The New Hunterian Museum.  Times Higher Education Supplement 09.04.05

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An anecephalic infant mummy from Egypt

Geoffroy’s mummy

Dasen V, Leroi AM. 2004. Homme ou bête? Le dieu caché de l’anencéphale d’Hermopolis in A Carol (ed) Le monstre humain : imaginaire et societe UP Paris

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Human mutants – tv series

Human Mutants. 2003.

TigerAspect for Channel 4 / Discovery USA (Presenter, Writer)

Directors:  Philip Smith, Damon Thomas

3 x 60

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Mutants – book

Leroi AM. 2003. Mutants: on the form, variety and errors of the the human body

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Evo-devo surveyed

Leroi AM. 2002. Evolution of Development in M Pagel et al (eds) Encylopedia of Evolution, Oxford University Press

 

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Review of W.G. Runciman + the Zahavi’s books

Leroi AM. 1998. Sing, prance, ruffle, bellow, bristle and ooze. Review of The Handicap Principle by A. Zahavi and A. Zahavi and The Social Animal by W.G. Runciman. London Review of Books 17.09.98

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Review of Jared Diamond’s book

Leroi AM. 1997. Why rhino-mounted Bantu never sacked Rome.  Review of Guns, Germs and Steel by J. Diamond. London Review of Books 04.09.97

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Review of Harriet Ritvo’s book

Leroi AM. 1997. The name of the beast.  Review of Buffon by J. Roget and The Platypus, The Mermaid and Other Figments of the Classifying Imagination by H. Ritvo.  London Review of Books 11.12.97

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Review of Henry Gee’s book

Leroi AM. 1997. A Duck Folded in Half. Review of Before the Backbone by H. Gee. London Review of Books. 06.97

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