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    • Paleofantasy

    • By: Zuk Marlene Zuk
    • Narrated by: Laura Darrell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    We evolved to eat berries rather than bagels, to live in mud huts rather than condos, to sprint barefoot rather than play football - or did we? Are our bodies and brains truly at odds with modern life? Although it may seem as though we have barely had time to shed our hunter-gatherer legacy, biologist Marlene Zuk reveals that the story is not so simple. Popular theories about how our ancestors lived - and why we should emulate them - are often based on speculation, not scientific evidence. Armed with a razor-sharp wit and brilliant, eye-opening research, Zuk takes us to the cutting edge of biology to show that evolution can work much faster than was previously realized.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love a good discussion of Evolution and not....

    • By David on 09-29-15

    Regular price: $24.95