New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘Last Ape Standing: The Seven-Million-Year Story of How and Why We Survived’ by Chip Walter

On this episode, Cristina and I discuss the new book by Chip Walter called Last Ape Standing: The Seven-Million-Year Story of How and Why We Survived. Topic of discussion: The conflict between bipedal walking and big brains in the evolution … Continue reading

#30. A Summary of ‘Last Ape Standing: The Seven-Million-Year Story of How and Why We Survived’ by Chip Walter

Table of Contents i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: FROM THE RAIN FOREST TO THE SAVANNA: UPRIGHT WALKING, BIG BRAINS AND COOPERATION 1. Out of the Rain Forest and onto the Savanna: The Emergence of Upright Walking 2. Growing Brains a. The … Continue reading