100 Million Years of Food

I wrote this book to examine the human diet in its vast entirety, including the viewpoints of biology, culture, medicine, and history. The book is currently a finalist for the 2016 Lane Anderson Award for Canadian science writing and the 2017 Taste Canada award for culinary narrative. I was a finalist for the 2017 Kobo Emerging Writer…

More about Stephen

My research interests include the evolution of cooperation, the geography of trust, and human diet and health. In the area of cooperation, I considered the question of why cooperation is very rare in the animal kingdom. My work, published in the Journal of Theoretical Biology, suggests that the fundamental problem with animal cooperation is that it invariably breaks…