Kevin Laland
Professor of Behavioural and Evolutionary Biology, University of St Andrews

Kevin Laland is professor of behavioural and evolutionary biology at University of St Andrews in Scotland, and project leader of the extended evolutionary synthesis research programme. His latest book is Darwin's Unfinished Symphony: How Culture Made the Human Mind (2017). 

Written by Kevin Laland

The food preferences of different groups of orcas are thought to be driving them to split into several different species. Photo by Mike Korostelev/Getty
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Evolution unleashed

Is evolutionary science due for a major overhaul – or is talk of ‘revolution’ misguided?

Kevin Laland