Jesse Bering steps in for Andrew Sullivan at the Daily Beast to answer the question, "What Role Does The Foreskin Play?"
Specifically, on human vs. primate penises.
Jesse Bering fields questions over at Andrew Sullivan's The Dish on the Daily Beast.
Listen to an excerpt from the audio book edition of Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That?
Big Think's Megan Erickson talks with Jesse Bering, a scholar-in-residence at Wells College, a columnist at scientificamerican.com, and contributor to Slate about belief, the evolutionary quirks of the human body, and the larger insights found in biology. Jesse is the author of Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That? And Other Reflections on Being Human and The Belief Instinct.
And Other Reflections on Being Human