Carin Bondar - Evolution and the Modern Mom: The Unique Conundrum of Homo sapiens

Feb 22, 2020

12:00 PM

Macbride Hall, Macbride Auditorium

15-37 East Jefferson Street, Iowa City, IA 52240

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Carin Bondar: Evolution and the Modern Mom

Dr. Carin Bondar is a biologist and science communicator from the University of the Fraser Valley (British Columbia, Canada). Bondar is author of the books Wild Sex and Wild Moms (Pegasus). She is writer and host of the online series based on her books (Wild Sex and Wild Moms) which have garnered over 120,000,000 views. She is host of several TV series including Worlds Oddest Animal Couples (Animal Planet, Netflix), Stephen Hawking’s Brave New World (Discovery World HD, National Geographic) and Outrageous Acts of Science (The Science Channel). Bondar is an adventurer and explorer, having discovered 11 new species of beetles and snails in the remote jungles of Borneo. Bondar is also a mom of 4 kids, two boys and two girls.

This talk is part of the 2020 Iowa City Darwin Day celebration of science. See iowacitydarwinday.org for more details

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