Why Am I Like This?
Being a human can be weird. Even when everything is "normal" (whatever that means), you might not always get what your body is doing…or why. Dr. Tina Lasisi, full-time biological anthropologist and part-time human, is here to help you make sense of how and why our bodies do what they do.
How Did We Evolve a Sense of Smell?
Ep1 | 10m 38s
Where Does My Skin Color Come From?
Ep2 | 9m 20s
Why Do We Have Different Hair Types?
Ep3 | 9m 46s
Can We Change Our Body Type?
Ep7 | 12m 13s
Can Humans Change Their Sleep Cycle?
Ep6 | 8m 3s
Why Do We Get Allergies? (And Are They Really Necessary?)
Ep5 | 10m 55s
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