SoS 175- Dr. Alison Murray: Bones, puberty, and activity levels in human females

December 19, 2022By Andrea SilvaGrowth and development, Physical Activity, Puberty, Season 5 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 175- Dr. Alison Murray: Bones, puberty, and activity levels in human females Dr. Alison Murray joins Chris and Cara to discuss how activity levels during puberty have lifelong effects on bone structure in human females. ————————————————————————————– Dr. Murray’s research examines the evolutionary and behavioral mechanisms shaping variations in human bone … Read More

SoS 158- Measuring Sedentary Behavior with Dr.’s Wagnild and Aunger

April 4, 2022By Delaney GlassPhysical Activity, Season 4, Sedentary behavior No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 158- Measuring Sedentary Behavior with Dr.’s Wagnild and Aunger On today’s episode, Dr. Janelle Wagnild and Dr. Justin Aunger discuss their Toolkit paper in AJHB on measuring sedentary behavior: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajhb.23546. Dr. Wagnild is a postdoctoral scholar the University of Durham in Quantitative Methods and Anthropology of Health, you can find … Read More

SoS 115- Talking “Exercised” with Dr. Daniel Lieberman

February 22, 2021By Alexandra NiclouEvolution, Physical Activity, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS – Talking “Exercised” with Dr. Daniel Lieberman Chris and Cara are out of hibernation! Their first guest is Dr. Daniel Lieberman, Edwin M. Lerner II Professor of Biological Sciences and Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University. Dr. Lieberman talks about his newly released book “Exercised: Why something we … Read More

SoS 107 – From watching Bones to publishing research papers with Carlye Chaney

December 28, 2020By Alexandra NiclouImmune function, Physical Activity, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 107 – From watching Bones to publishing research papers with Carlye Chaney Carlye Chaney is a PhD candidate in anthropology at Yale University and the HBA student rep. She chats with us about her undergraduate work on the association between exercise and immune function, the importance of including midterm exams … Read More

SoS 100 – A Gloriously Complicated Problem with Alex Niclou

November 9, 2020By Theresa GildnerMetabolism, Physical Activity, Samoa, Season 3, SoS Team No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 100 – A Gloriously Complicated Problem with Alex Niclou In this special 100th SoS episode, Chris and Cara chat with our very own podcast producer Alexandra Niclou. A PhD candidate at the University of Notre Dame, Alex studies the many facets of human energetics and physiological adaptations. In particular, her … Read More

SoS 5 – Don’t Fight that Cellulite (Cara Ocobock)

February 3, 2018By humbio-adminExtreme environments, Metabolism, Physical Activity, Season 1 No Comments

This episode is the premiere of our short format interviews of people with recent publications in the American Journal of Human Biology, the official journal of the Human Biology Association. Dr. Cara Ocobock is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University at Albany (SUNY) and co-host of this show. Chris suggested this idea to Cara, … Read More