Category Archives for Life history

Is the response to calorie restriction purposeful?

Today’s post is a bit different, since so far as I can see no actionable advice can come from it. So you may wish to stop reading here. Several months back, I wrote a paper on some ideas of mine,


Fast life histories vs. pathogens

Fast life histories, not pathogens, account for state-level variation in homicide, child maltreatment, and family ties in the U.S. Parasite stress theory has recently been used to account for an array