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Most Recent Articles
August 22, 2014
-   Paleontology

Don’t Call Me Tarpan: Seeking the Origin of Elusive Horses
Where did the tarpans - wild horses - really come from?
August 19, 2014
-   Politics

The Evolution of War – A User’s Guide
There's no question war evolves, but considerable debate on exactly how it evolves. We identify the camps.
August 15, 2014
-   Culture

Is Oil Responsible for Norway’s Wealth?
Most Americans assume Norway’s prominence in wealth and world affairs to be directly related to her discovery and refinement of oil. But are they?
August 14, 2014
-   Paleontology

Smallest Hedgehog Species and Pig-Like Animal Discovered in Canada
Two new fossils were recently found in Northern British Columbia - both parts of jaws.
Media Entries
Rituals As Social Glue: An Interview With Harvey Whitehouse
Why are rituals such a pervasive feature of human social life? And what role might they have played in the evolution of our social behavior?
HBES Interview Series - Pete Richerson
This Pioneers of HBES series video features Peter J. Richerson, who pioneered the study of cultural evolution. His quest has developed and become intertwined with multilevel selection theory.
Adaptability vs  Resilience
What is the difference between adaptability and resilience?
Editor images David Sloan Wilson, Editor in Chief Robert Kadar, Founding Editor and Managing Director Robert Kurzban, Mind Editor Michael Blume, Religion Editor Terrence Burnham, Economy Editor Rafe Sagarin, Environment Editor Daniel Blumstein, Biology Editor Paula Mikkelsen, Paleontology Editor Guru Madhavan, Technology Editor Jiro Tanaka, Senior Editor and Arts Editor Gabrielle Principe, Education Editor Dominic Johnson, Politics Editor Lesley Newson, Culture Editor Joon Yun, Health Editor Kathryn Bowers, Associate Biology Editor Anthony Lopez, Associate Politics Editor
From left to right
  1. David Sloan Wilson, Editor in Chief

  2. Robert Kadar, Founding Editor and Managing Director

  3. Robert Kurzban, Mind Editor

  4. Michael Blume, Religion Editor

  5. Terrence Burnham, Economy Editor

  6. Rafe Sagarin, Environment Editor

  7. Daniel Blumstein, Biology Editor

  8. Guru Madhavan, Technology Editor

  9. Jiro Tanaka, Senior and Arts Editor

  10. Kathryn Bowers, Associate Biology Editor

  11. Gabrielle Principe, Education Editor

  12. Anthony Lopez, Associate Politics Editor

  13. Dominic Johnson, Politics Editor

  14. Lesley Newson, Culture Editor

  15. Paula Mikkelsen, Paleontology Editor

  16. Joon Yun, Health Editor