The Evolutionary Ecology Of Cancer

Theoretical evolutionary biologist Athena Aktipis, a co-founder of the Center for Evolution and Cancer at UCSF, talks to David Sloan Wilson about how cancer is evolution that’s taking place inside an organism, but a perversely adaptive form of it, since it ends...

The Mating Crisis Among Educated Women

David Buss at Edge: Every year, more women than men become college-educated. The disparity is already prevalent across North America and Europe, and the trend is beginning to spread across the world more widely. At the University of Texas at Austin where I teach, the...