david p. barash
The Wild World of Threats
Animals, including us, evolved to bluster and bluff at their peril.
Life Beyond Human Has to Play by the Rules
A zoologist explains why complex life anywhere depends on natural selection.
Just Because It’s Natural Doesn’t Mean It’s Good
We are well advised to not lose track of evolution’s dark side.
Why We Stink at Tackling Climate Change
Global threats result from human culture outrunning human biology.
What Good Is Grandma?
The growing role of grandparents in raising children is right in line with human biology.
How Necking Shaped the Giraffe
The private life of the African giant offers a remarkable view on evolution.