David Sloan Wilson
David Sloan Wilson is president of Prosocial World and SUNY Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biology and Anthropology at Binghamton University. He applies evolutionary theory to all aspects of humanity in addition to the rest of life, through Prosocial World and in his own research and writing. A complete archive of his work is available at www.David SloanWilson.world. His most recent books include his first novel, Atlas Hugged: The Autobiography of John Galt III, and a memoir, A Life Informed by Evolution.
Facing the Dark History of Evolutionary Science: The Role of the Individual in Learning How to Evolve on Purpose
In this talk, I will explain the key but largely unknown scientific error made by Francis Galton and how profoundly it has distorted our world to the present day.Read More
Cultural Immune Systems as Parts of Cultural Superorganisms
When the concept of 'organism' is expanded to include groups as organisms, the concepts of both “mental” and “immunity” can be seen in a new light.Read More