Zoe Johnson-Ulrich

Zoe Johnson-Ulrich

Jul 03, 2015

Group 6 Copy 32
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Why does innovation evolve? We humans are extremely innovative, but there are multiple pressures in our evolutionary history that could have selected for it. We're going to examine both sociality and foraging complexity as evolutionary pressures that select for innovation across species. By giving bears (Ursidae) and cats (Felidae) a puzzle box with multiple solutions, we'll shed light on this evolutionary conundrum.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Does traffic noise negatively affect frogs? Getting the jump on a potential threat.

    Frogs are common visitors to our backyards, and these fascinating creatures are also great indicators of our...

    The cost of being super-fly: The effects of Vespa Amino Acid Mixture on cellular repair mechanisms

    The aim of this project is to discover how Vespa Amino Acid Mixture (VAAM), a metabolic accelerant, impacts...

    Geissorhiza: an evolutionary case study in the Cape Floristic Region

    The Cape Floristic Region (CFR) in South Africa is one of the most plant biodiverse places on earth with over...

    Backer Badge Funded