Sunday, April 05, 2009

Darwin Rocks

Watch this video about evolution and see if you can figure out what's going on. You can check your answer here.

In the fight to increase scientific literacy, I'm not sure if this contribution is useful, useless, or counter-productive but I'm leaning toward counter-productive.

[Hat Tip: John Dennehy, who leans toward the "useful" point of view.]


  1. Useless. With the banal "disney-rock" music and a storyline that remains incomprehensible for at least 2 1/2 minutes (as far as I got), I can't imagine what target audience they had in mind when they crafted this.

    Certainly not high school, college, or adults. It might have a certain superficial appeal to a narrow segment of pre-teens, but I rather think they will get bored with the thing even before I did.

  2. what the HELL was that...