Episode 2: The Benefits and Costs of Agriculture

Eric GarzaEpisode 2 of A Worldview Apart explores some of the drawbacks of agriculture, focusing first on environmental impacts, then on those that relate to human health. Eric talks about the physical degeneration seen in cultures who transitioned from non-agricultural lifeways to agricultural diets more recently, and reviews paleoanthropological evidence of physical degeneration seen in ancient people who made this transition.

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