You are here: Home

Search results

4 items matching your search terms.
Filter the results.
Item type














New items since



Sort by relevance · date (newest first) · alphabetically
New scientific field analyzes cultural transmission from an evolutionary point of view
by Richard Meckien published Jun 14, 2019 last modified Jul 26, 2019 09:33 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Located in NEWS
VideoIEA The Importance of Genomic Imprinting for Understanding Human Psychology and Pediatric Disorders
by Sandra Codo published Dec 02, 2014 last modified Sep 19, 2019 10:04 AM — filed under: , ,
Social theory based on natural selection - which includes the theory of self-deception as an adaptive strategy - and biology of selfish genetic elements - which explains certain internal genetic conflicts - are the issues outlined in this lecture by the evolutionary biologist Robert Trivers, who began his studies investigating and developing theories of reciprocal altruism, parental investment in care of offspring, sexual selection, parent-offspring conflict, the ratio between the number of males and females, deception and self-deception.
Located in MEDIA LIBRARY / Video
VideoIEA Behavioral Characters Perform well as Indicators of Phylogeny
by Sandra Codo published Dec 04, 2014 last modified Sep 19, 2019 10:05 AM — filed under: , , ,
Behavioral data are commonly used to produce evolutionary trees. Biologist John W. Wenzel, specialist in entomology, discusses this theme of evolution based on the central theme of Darwinian biology.
Located in MEDIA LIBRARY / Video
VideoIEA Darwin's Special Difficulty: Worker Insects
by Sandra Codo published Dec 04, 2014 last modified Sep 19, 2019 10:05 AM — filed under: , , ,
Lecture that honors the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth presents the exhibition of Francis Ratnieks, of Sussex University, UK. Ratnieks - expert on Evolution - discusses the problem of social insects to Darwin and his own research on the topic.
Located in MEDIA LIBRARY / Video