Tag: niche construction

Born to Be Cute: Charisma and Niche Construction

Anthropology365 , May 26th, 2019


As a multispecies ethnographer and evolutionary anthropologist, I am interested in the ways in which ecological interaction between various taxa affects their selection pressures and evolutionary traj…


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Teaching Evolution in the South: Framing Evolutionary Theory for Religious Students

Anthropology365 , April 8th, 2019


I am a biocultural anthropologist and teach at a university in the southern United States of America. This means that many of my students are religious and haven’t…


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Plastics, tiny penises, and human evolution

gregdowney , April 20th, 2015


By Greg Downey.  (5000 words) An Italian study in 2012 found that men’s penises were growing smaller over time — two centimetres lost from grandfather to grandson in…


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