How Animals and Plants are Evolving in Cities


The NYPL will be screening and discussing the themes presented in Menno Schilthuizen’s TEDTalk.

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Together, we will watch How Animals and Plants are Evolving in Cities by Menno Schilthuizen, a researcher at Naturalis Biodiversity Centre and a professor of evolution and biodiversity at Leiden University in the Netherlands. Schilthuizen’s related book, Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution (Picador 2018), is available through The New York Public Library in print and digital formats.

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