Social evolution theory

Asymmetries of Relatedness

Asymmetries of Relatedness

For five years—and probably more—I've been tinkering with an idea. I think it may be the most interesting one I've ever had, and I'm overjoyed to say that it's just been published in fine form in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. (Don't worry: there's a video at the bottom of this page that will make sense of it, I promise. Feel free to skip to the end if you'd rather not wait.)

Altruism, Spite, and Everything in Between

Altruism, Spite, and Everything in Between

In the spirit of accessibility, we're creating a video series to explain a few of our papers. Our first one spells out the best definitions, in our opinion, of commonly used terms in social evolution.