Matt Ridley

The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge

Matt Ridley

Talk: The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge

The Evolution Of Everything: How Ideas Emerge, Matt Ridley’s brilliant and ambitious new book in which he explores his considered belief that evolution—in biology, business, technology, and nearly every area of human culture—trumps deliberate and intelligent design. Like his other big ideas books, The Rational Optimist and Genome, he presents his concepts in accessible and elegant prose, presenting a thesis which is sure to stir controversy and stimulate conversation.

Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley is a British journalist, businessman, libertarian, and author of popular science books. Since 2013 Ridley has been a Conservative hereditary peer in the House of Lords.

The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge

In this wide-ranging, erudite book, Ridley brilliantly makes the case for evolution, rather than design, as the force that has shaped much of our culture, our technology, our minds, and that even now is shaping our future.

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