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20

Jun

'Mixed' Neanderthal skull offers new insights into human evolutionScientists have long sought to understand the “Neanderthalization process” by which modern humans and Neanderthals evolved apart.

'Mixed' Neanderthal skull offers new insights into human evolution
Scientists have long sought to understand the “Neanderthalization process” by which modern humans and Neanderthals evolved apart.

30

Apr

In harsh conditions, men don’t want a pretty faceFeminine features are more attractive in healthy countries, perhaps because relatively masculine features indicate a better chance for survival.

In harsh conditions, men don’t want a pretty face
Feminine features are more attractive in healthy countries, perhaps because relatively masculine features indicate a better chance for survival.

29

Apr

Praying mantis fitted with world’s smallest 3-D glassesBy fitting these amazing insects with 3-D glasses, scientists hope to learn more about the evolution of 3-D vision.

Praying mantis fitted with world’s smallest 3-D glasses
By fitting these amazing insects with 3-D glasses, scientists hope to learn more about the evolution of 3-D vision.

17

Apr

Sharks aren’t the ‘living fossils’ we thought they wereLooking at the gills and jaws of a new fossil provided scientists with fresh insights into the evolution of sharks.

Sharks aren’t the ‘living fossils’ we thought they were
Looking at the gills and jaws of a new fossil provided scientists with fresh insights into the evolution of sharks.

12

Feb

Scientist creates lifelike cells out of metalResearcher says he has created living cells made of metal instead of carbon — and they may be evolving.

Scientist creates lifelike cells out of metal
Researcher says he has created living cells made of metal instead of carbon — and they may be evolving.

10

Feb

Bill Nye’s creationism debate: Right on the science but wrong for scienceAs a scientist debating the scientifically undebatable, Bill Nye’s doing far more harm than good, argues Peter Dykstra, publisher of The Daily Climate.

Bill Nye’s creationism debate: Right on the science but wrong for science
As a scientist debating the scientifically undebatable, Bill Nye’s doing far more harm than good, argues Peter Dykstra, publisher of The Daily Climate.

09

Feb

5 common myths about evolution
The ongoing ‘debate’ about evolution relies heavily on popular misconceptions. A Ph.D. student in biology created this infographic to clear up five persistent fallacies.

06

Feb

Bill Nye’s creationism debate wasn’t a total disaster, scientists saySome think that Nye did a fine job holding the evolutionary line against Ken Ham’s creationism, but others think the debate was little more than ‘spectacle.’

Bill Nye’s creationism debate wasn’t a total disaster, scientists say
Some think that Nye did a fine job holding the evolutionary line against Ken Ham’s creationism, but others think the debate was little more than ‘spectacle.’

05

Feb

Why good-looking cyclists are more likely to win the Tour de FranceThe preference for attractive, high-endurance partners could be an ‘evolutionary relic of our past.’

Why good-looking cyclists are more likely to win the Tour de France
The preference for attractive, high-endurance partners could be an ‘evolutionary relic of our past.’

Watch the Bill Nye, Ken Ham debateThe lengthy debate centered around the question ‘Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era?’.

Watch the Bill Nye, Ken Ham debate
The lengthy debate centered around the question ‘Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era?’.