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Dr Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, writer and broadcaster. He presents BBC Radio 4's weekly programme Inside Science and his documentaries include the award-winning series The Cell (BBC4), The Gene Code (BBC4), Horizon: “Playing God” (BBC2) as well as numerous other programmes for BBC Radio 4. Creation is his first book. It is shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize 2014.
Odd that Jordan Peterson didn’t choose giraffes, for whom most sexual encounters are male-male with penetration.
It’s tempting – but wrong – to assume that our fates are entirely written in our genes, says Adam Rutherford.
Art and science both had a long history of secret codes hidden in plain sight. Adam Rutherford goes on the hunt.