SoS 116- Talking “Burn” with Dr. Herman Pontzer


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Herman Pontzer is an Associate Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology and Global Health at Duke University and author of “Burn”, forthcoming March 2nd 2021. In this episode, Chris and Cara talk about his new book which you can find here:, the complexity of human metabolism, and so much more! You can find out more about Dr. Pontzer and his research at his website:, on Twitter @HermanPontzer and you can find out more about Hadza Fund on Twitter @HadzaFund and Dr. Pontzer is also hiring a post-doc soon, applications are due at the end of March. You can find out more here: Apply to the NSF Cultural Anthropology Methods Program (CAMP) by 3/15/21 at Link for submissions to the special issue of Evolution, medicine, and Public Health: Take our 10-item survey so we can know more about our listeners to improve our podcast! Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association: Facebook:, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc Cara Ocobock, Website:,, Twitter:@CaraOcobock Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website:, Email:, Twitter:@Chris_Ly Delaney Glass, Website:, Email:, Twitter: @GlassDelaney Alexandra Niclou, Email:, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

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