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The Genetics of the Finns

10/17/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib talk about the genetics of the Finns, and the Uralic people more generally. Show notes: https://pxlme.me/GYn1-9Jv

Duration:00:47:49

ANI, ASI, IVC and The Genetics of India

9/26/2018
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This week, Razib and Spencer discuss the history, genetics and anthropology of India. Show notes: https://pxlme.me/lMHHXFZb

Duration:00:55:46

The Greatest Human Journey

9/19/2018
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This week, Razib and Spencer discuss the genetics and peopling of Hawaii Show notes: https://pxlme.me/HB8t-6GG

Duration:00:59:05

The Legacy of Cavalli-Sforza

9/12/2018
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This week, Razib and Spencer review the legacy of the late L. L. Cavalli-Sforza. Show notes: https://pxlme.me/sMSUF9il

Duration:00:43:51

So you want to be a geneticist…

8/15/2018
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This week, Razib talks to Dr. Austin Reynolds, an early career geneticist at UC Davis. They talk about how Austin got into genetics, and where he's going in the field. Show notes: https://pxlme.me/d6LS3rfJ

Duration:00:53:18

MHC and the Genetics of Attraction

8/8/2018
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This week Spencer & Razib have been ousted! The "interns" take over, as Mackenzie Finklea, Brianna and Isabelle discuss the relationship between genetics and attraction. Episode 31 show notes.

Duration:00:33:24

Genetics of Educational Attainment

7/25/2018
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Razib and Spencer discuss the genetics of educational attainment and cognitive performance with behavioral geneticist James Lee. Episode 30 show notes.

Duration:01:12:06

The Genetics of China, Han & Beyond

7/18/2018
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Spencer and Razib discuss the history, genetics, and scientific future of China and the Han people.

Duration:00:50:02

Violence and Warfare!

7/12/2018
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Spencer and Razib discuss the history, psychology, and biology of violence and warfare, from Rousseau to Hobbes.

Duration:00:52:53

Genetic States of America

7/4/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib discuss the genetic and demographic history of the United States of America from the age of European colonization onward.

Duration:00:42:31

Isolated Populations

6/27/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib discuss the genetic and cultural importance of isolated and unique populations.

Duration:00:43:36

Coffee, Milk & Booze

6/20/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib dive into three of the most important beverages in human history: coffee, milk and alcohol.

Duration:00:53:59

Y-chromosomes and the Ascent of Man

6/13/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib discuss the Y-chromosome as tool for studying human history, from early migrations out of Africa to Genghis Khan and Bronze Age bottlenecks.

Duration:00:51:59

Barbarian Genetics

6/6/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib talk to Patrick Wyman, host of the podcast 'Tides of History,' about the genetics of the barbarian invasions during the fall of the Roman Empire.

Duration:00:53:47

She Has Her Mother's Laugh

5/30/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib talk to renowned science journalist Carl Zimmer about his new book, She Has Her Mother's Laugh.

Duration:01:15:26

Molecular Population Genetics

5/24/2018
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Razib talks to professor Matthew Hahn of Indiana University about population and molecular genetics, and how the two have combined to form one field.

Duration:00:49:11

The Evolutionary Importance of Mothers and Grandmothers

5/9/2018
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Spencer and Razib talk to Kristen Hawkes, proponent of "The Grandmother Hypothesis," about the importance of mothers and grandmothers in human evolutionary history.

Duration:00:56:26

The Golden State Killer and the Genetic Panopticon

5/2/2018
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This week, Spencer and Razib talk to genetic genealogist Roberta Estes about the Golden State Killer case and how the rise of genetic genealogy and citizen science databases helped to track down the suspect.

Duration:00:58:16

Lee Berger and the Dawn of "Big Data" in Paleoanthropology

4/18/2018
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Lee Berger sits down with Razib and Spencer to discuss his work in paleoanthropology, the discovery of Australopithecus sediba and Homo naledi, and the new era of "big data" in a field previously characterized by relatively few well-studied hominin specimens.

Duration:01:22:15

The Genetics of Human Behavior

4/11/2018
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This week Spencer and Razib talk to Stuart Ritchie, a leading behavioral geneticist, about the genetics of intelligence and personality.

Duration:01:09:47