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Richard Dawkins Discusses Evolution with Creationist

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The dental factor in elephant evolution - The Hindu

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The Hindu The dental factor in elephant evolution The Hindu A recent study published in Nature shows how the African elephant started evolving morphologically nearly ten million years ago by switching from a leaf browsing (C3) to grass eating (C4)...
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Mammal Evolution: Mouse to elephant-size in 24 million generations | Scitech | The Earth Times

Mammal Evolution: Mouse to elephant-size in 24 million generations | Scitech | The Earth Times | elephant evolution | Scoop.it
It takes 24 million generations for a mammal the size of a mouse to become as large as an elephant, but just 100,000 generations to reverse the process and reach extreme dwarfism, say scientists studying mammal evolution.

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Orphan Genes: A Guide of the Perplexed

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"Then there is the elephant in the room that evolutionary biologists don't want to acknowledge. Perhaps we see so many species- and clade-specific orphan genes because they are uniquely designed for species- and clade-specific functions. Certainly, this runs contrary to the expectation of common descent."


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Elephant Evolution of the Past and Conservation Today

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Over the past few decades, genetic methods have greatly improved, with costs lessening, allowing scientists to evaluate species in a new light. For elephants, this has sparked a debate. Genetic evi...

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Creatard Quicky - Russ Miller

A quick look at Russ Miller's understanding of elephant evolution. In Russ' original vid, he also briefly discusses giraffe evolution. His original vid: The ...
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