John Hawks
John Hawks

John Hawks is an anthropologist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who specializes in human evolution and genetics. He maintains an anthropology weblog.

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March 16 2012 6:46 PMCan Bioengineers Make Human Beings More Sustainable?Nature already tried that, and look how it turned out.
Science
March 15 2006 1:43 PMHow African Are You?What genealogical testing can't tell you.
Science
Feb. 25 2009 3:43 PMHow Strong Is a Chimpanzee?The bone-crushing power of the apes has been greatly exaggerated.
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