These links are very deep background (i.e. not directly relevant) for the lectures, but interest in evolution within psychology is partly an artifact of the rapid increase in knowlege about genetics.

1999 article about Neanderthal DNA being very different from ours
Krings, M., Geisert, H., Schmitz, R.W., Krainitzki, H. & Pbo, S. Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA 96, 5581-5585 (1999).

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genome/guide/
National Insititutes of Health, USA

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/disease/Brain.html
National Insititutes of Health, USA, page relating to the brain

http://compbio.ornl.gov/channel/
Elaborate displays of human chromosomes


Bill Clinton's press exercise about the human genome, June, 2000 (with help from Tony Blair)

general human genome site

http://www.genomenewsnetwork.org/