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Nobel in Chemistry for an Evolutionary Revolution

Nobel in Chemistry for an Evolutionary Revolution

Evolution, the process of gradual changes to genetic information in each generation over millions of years, proposed by Charles Darwin in the 19th century is being revolutionized by modern science. Unexpectedly, the revolution is driven not by evolutionary biologists or ecologists, but rather centered around…

A World Without Cheese

A World Without Cheese

Imagine a world without pizza, nachos, cheeseburgers, mozzarella sticks, macaroni and cheese; a world without cheese. Living in a world with thousands of cheeses from many countries and cultures, it is difficult to imagine there was a time in human history when cheese did not…

Are female túngara frogs better at learning than males because of how they breed?

Are female túngara frogs better at learning than males because of how they breed?

                  As Charles Darwin was the first to document, the behavior, physical features and sexual activities of species. These observations can frequently be understood through the lens of thousands or even millions of years of natural selection.…