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Jacob Taylor
PhD student, University of Oxford

Jacob Taylor is completing a PhD at the Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology at the University of Oxford. His research explores the psychological links between group movement, social bonds, and human performance and wellbeing.

Written by Jacob Taylor