WHAT IS RICHARD DAWKINS DOING

WHY. WHY IS HE. WHAT. MEMES. GENES.

Richard Dawkins, former Professor for Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University, Fellow of the Royal Society, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and one-time guest editor of this magazine, is here to blow your mind. Trust us when we say, skip to 4:45 and watch everything:

Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter.