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Nicholas B. Holowka

joined in Mar 31, 2020

Assistant Professor at Department of Anthropology, University at Buffalo, USA; Harvard University, Cambridge, USA.

Holowka has 1 break published.

How calluses boost barefoot walking

For most of our species existence, we humans wandered the earth barefoot, walking over a vast diversity of daunting and often dangerous terrains with no shoes to protect our feet. Instead, we relied in part on a natural line of defense: calluses that form in... click to read more

  • Nicholas B. Holowka | Assistant Professor at Department of Anthropology, University at Buffalo, USA; Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
  • Bert Wynands | PhD student at Human Movement Science and Health Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
  • Daniel E. Lieberman | Professor at Department of Human Evolutionary Biology Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
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published on Apr 27, 2020