SoS 134- Excerpt from For the Love of Lemurs with Dr. Patricia Wright

July 19, 2021By Delaney GlassBook excerpt, Madagascar, Primatology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 134- Excerpt from For the Love of Lemurs with Dr. Patricia Wright Dr. Patricia Wright is a Tropical Biologist, Conservationist, and Primatologist at Stony Brooke University. In this episode, we play an excerpt from her book For the Love of Lemurs, published by Lantern Publishing and Media. You can find … Read More

SoS 133 – Survival of the Friendliest: An excerpt with Dr. Brian Hare

July 12, 2021By Alexandra NiclouBook excerpt, Dogs, Primatology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 133 – Survival of the Friendliest: An excerpt with Dr. Brian Hare This week’s book reading episode features Survival of the Friendliest: Understanding Our Origins and Rediscovering Our Common Humanity by Dr. Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods. The excerpt is read by René Ruiz and is followed by a re-run … Read More

SoS 130- Getting Real About The Field & Funding with Dr. Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora

June 7, 2021By Delaney GlassAcademia, COVID19, Fieldwork, Mexico, Multidiscipline, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 130- Getting Real About The Field & Funding with Dr. Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora is a professor at Universidad Veracruzana in Xalapa, Mexico. She conducts research in Biological Anthropology, Maternal and Child Health, and Reproductive Ecology. Today, Chris and Cara talk to her about the realities … Read More

SoS 129 – COVID nightmares and sleep architecture with Dr. David Samson

May 31, 2021By Alexandra NiclouCOVID19, Dreams, Season 3, Sleep No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 129 – COVID nightmares and sleep architecture with Dr. David Samson Dr. David Samson, assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Toronto’s, work focuses on the link between sleep and human evolution. In this episode he talks about how our vices affect sleep patterns and how those in turn … 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 127 – A holistic viewpoint on skeletal morphology with Elizabeth Cho

May 17, 2021By Alexandra NiclouAsia, Bioarchaeology, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 127 – A holistic viewpoint on skeletal morphology with Elizabeth Cho Chris and Cara chat with Elizabeth Cho, a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Missouri. Elizabeth talks about her recent AABA presentation and the research behind it. Her findings on the associations between skeletal … Read More