SoS 172- Zach Cofran and Homo Naledi – Ilium? I hardly knew him!

December 19, 2022By Andrea SilvaGrowth and development, Paleoanthropology, Season 5 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 172- Zach Cofran and Homo Naledi – Ilium? I hardly knew him! Cara cannibalizes pickles before she and Chris interview Dr. Zachary Cofran, an assistant professor of Anthropology at Vassar College who is affiliated with the Center for the Exploration of the Deep Human Journey at the University of Witwatersrand. … Read More

SoS 160 – Interrogating the Structure of Modernity with Dr. Adam Van Arsdale

April 18, 2022By Alexandra NiclouPaleoanthropology, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 160 – Interrogating the Structure of Modernity with Dr. Adam Van Arsdale Dr. Adam Van Arsdale, a Professor of Anthropology at Wellesley College, chats with Chris and Cara about why and how we need to rethink the way human anatomical evolution is taught. He discusses his recent presentations at the … Read More

SoS 159 – Homo erectus the Scavenger? with Dr. Briana Pobiner

April 11, 2022By Alexandra NiclouPaleoanthropology, Paleodiet, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 159 – Homo erectus the Scavenger? with Dr. Briana Pobiner Dr. Briana Pobiner is a paleoanthropologist and Education Program specialist at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. She chats with Chris and Cara about her research on the evolution of human diets and the possibility that Homo erectus may … Read More

SoS 128- A Most Interesting Problem and First Steps with Dr. Jeremy DeSilva

May 26, 2021By Delaney GlassFeet, Paleoanthropology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 128- A Most Interesting Problem and First Steps with Dr. Jeremy DeSilva Dr. Jeremy DeSilva is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Dartmouth College. He specializes in hominoid and hominin locomotion. On today’s episode, Cara and Chris discuss two of his books, A Most Interesting Problem: What Darwins Descent of … Read More

SoS 94 – The Theatrics and Quantitative Genetics of Dental Anthropology with Leslea Hlusko

September 28, 2020By Theresa GildnerGenetics, Paleoanthropology, Season 3, Teeth No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 94 – The Theatrics and Quantitative Genetics of Dental Anthropology with Leslea Hlusko Dr. Leslea Hlusko is currently the Vice President of the American Association of Physical Anthropology and a professor of integrative biology at UC Berkeley. She will soon be joining Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana, … Read More