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PODCAST: Q&A with Rutger Bregman, author of Humankind

Humankind: A Hopeful History

Rutger Bregman
Little, Brown
399 pp.
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Difficult as it might be to believe, humans are hardwired for kindness, cooperation, and trust, argues historian Rutger Bregman in his latest book. This week on the Science podcast, Bregman discusses the evolutionary origins of humanity’s goodness and its implications for our future.

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To hear the rest of the show, visit the Science podcast page.



About the author

Dr. Sanford is a freelance science communicator and host of the podcast, “This Week in Science.”