TED-Ed | Where Do Genes Come From?

Animated lesson about how new genes emerge. Written by the amazing Carl Zimmer!

What makes a new gene stick around? Watch our brand new TED-Ed lesson explaining the amazing mechanism behind natural selection.

If you want to know more about the TED-Ed project check out their site here. And find more lesson on their YouTube channel.

CREDITS

DESIGN & DIRECTION: Hector Herrera

PRODUCTION: Pazit Cahlon

EDUCATOR: Carl Zimmer

PRODUCERS TED-ED: Gerta Xhelo, Jessica Ruby

NARRATION: Addison Anderson

ANIMATION: Hector Herrera