Evolution
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Kurzban

Evolution doesn't care how happy you are The argument that self-deception is to “protect the self” is something like the following.* Suppose human brains have systems designed to avoid pain ...
( Category: Evolutionary Psychology May 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Molly Smith & Juno Mac

When women have less access to resources, they are more vulnerable to violent men. This isn’t an endorsement of the sex industry. We could be talking about any kind of ...
( Category: Feminist Theory May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-13 | Author:Steven Kotler

LET THEM EAT CRACK Lion’s eyes take a second to adjust to the dark of the plane. So spray paint and sandalwood incense, those scents hit first. The interior of ...
( Category: Evolution May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Daniel Okrent

* * * Scribner’s was hardly alone in its promotion of scientific racism in the postwar, post–literacy test years. Throughout the culture, many saw all too clearly what the inarticulate ...
( Category: United States May 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-05-14 | Author:Morwood, Mike; van Oosterzee, Penny; & Penny van Oosterzee

Ngandong Skull XI. During 1931–33, a total of 11 such late Homo erectus skulls were excavated from the Ngandong Terrace on the Solo River in East Java. Despite obvious similarities ...
( Category: Biology May 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-09 | Author:Susan Brackney

Lorenzo Langstroth was an American beekeeper who popularized the movable frame-style hive. To make up for those frequent losses, searching out and collecting honey and bees from wild nests was ...
( Category: Insects & Spiders May 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Irun R. Cohen [Irun R. Cohen]

Note that a single protein may actually deploy a number of different reaction sites, each with its own function. And the activations of these functions may be responsive to diverse ...
( Category: Anatomy May 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-05 | Author:Jamie Metzl

*For those who still think the Bible is an original work… *I’ve always wondered why people who believe in the “intelligent design” theory of evolution are not asking why our ...
( Category: Genetics May 6,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2004-08-03 | Author:Leonard Shlain [Shlain, Leonard]

Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever, One foot in sea, and one on shore, To one thing constant never. Though female mendacity poses a similar ...
( Category: Sexuality May 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-24 | Author:Matthew D. LaPlante

WHY BEETLES, WHICH RARELY GO EXTINCT, COULD HELP FEED THE WORLD I wasn’t in the Siem Reap city market for more than five minutes when it happened. I try to ...
( Category: Zoology May 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-29 | Author:David M Buss [Buss, David M]

Costs were measured on a 7-point scale by independent raters. Figure 9.2 Distribution of Charity Offers in Public and Anonymous Groups as a Function of the Perceived Cost of the ...
( Category: Evolutionary Psychology April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-16 | Author:Sam Keen [Keen, Sam]

From Artificial Toughness to Virile Fear As we push deeper into the interior of a man’s psyche, we discover that in back of the facade of toughness and control there ...
( Category: Psychology & Counseling April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-20 | Author:Edward Dutton & Michael A. Woodley Of Menie [Dutton, Edward & Menie, Michael A. Woodley Of]

Feminism Another important contributory factor to the negative association between intelligence and fertility in industrial societies has been the rise of feminism and, in particular, the opening up of the ...
( Category: Genetics April 29,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2004-06-27 | Author:Gillespie, John H. [Gillespie, John H.]

For a new mutation, q = 1/(2N), and small s we have In very large populations, large enough that 2Ns ≫ 1, the probability of fixation of a deleterious allele ...
( Category: Biology April 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-25 | Author:Mark W. Moffett

THE ULTIMATE SEVERING Describing the fall of the Roman Empire, the nineteenth-century American senator Edward Everett wrote that the society had broken “into hostile atoms, whose only movement was that ...
( Category: Evolution April 24,2019 )