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The Science Of Memes

The Science Of Memes

Most people know memes as digital images overlaid with funny text. However, memes are way older than the internet—even the term itself predates the internet by decades. LOLcats notwithstanding, memes were and are essential to human evolution. Find out how in the video below.

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Hear the principle laid out by the man who coined "meme."

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