Whitehead Director talks Y chromosome with Stephen Colbert

Whitehead Institute Director David Page appeared last night on Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report to engage in a little lively banter about the future of the human Y chromosome. Amid discussion of evolution and more irreverent topics, Page overturned the widely held theory that the Y chromosome, and the male sex, is bound for extinction.

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