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Edward O. Wilson has revolutionized science and inspired the public more often than any other living biologist. Now he is blending his pioneer work on ants with a new perspective on human development to propose a radical reframing of how evolution works. Dr. Wilson visited the Exploratorium recently and spoke to staff and a group of invited students.

In this program we meet Elizabeth Young, pigeon rescue expert and head of the pigeon rescue organization MickCoo (http://www.mickacoo.org), for a personal introduction to pigeons-their history, their accomplishments, their contributions to research in animal behavior/memory/learning/and how they navigate long distances-as well as their plight in the city. For more information visit: www.RescueReport.org

Adelie Penguins bicker around their nests at Cape Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica.

Shots of Adelie Penguins at the Cape Royds colony.

Adelie penguins contemplate the water near a photographer at a crack in the ice.

Photographer watches Adelie penguins file past him and take to the water in a crack in the sea ice.

Adelie penguins walk right by photographers on their way to a crack in the sea ice.

In this program Ice Stories crew member Ron Hipschman speaks with Paul Ponganis, who studies emperor penguins.

Adélie penguins feeding chicks at Cape Royds, Antarctica.

Adélie penguins walking across ice on the Ross Sea, Antarctica.