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The Case of the Missing Human Ancestor

DNA from a cave in Russia adds a mysterious new member to the human family.
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Super article about the Denisovan discovery, DNA analysis, and speculation about their spread and influence on modern humans.

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Infographic: How A Raw Food Diet Kept Primates Stupid

Infographic: How A Raw Food Diet Kept Primates Stupid | Fascinating articles on evolution | Scoop.it
Humans differ from their primate ancestors in a few obvious ways (our conspicuous lack of body hair, our...

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The Birds of Paradise Project

The Cornell Lab and National Geographic present the Birds of Paradise, from researchers Ed Scholes and Tim Laman.
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Whale Evolution - National Geographic Magazine

Whale Evolution - National Geographic Magazine | Fascinating articles on evolution | Scoop.it
The origins of the marine mammal lie buried in Egyptian sand.
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Human Evolution by The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program

Human Evolution by The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program | Fascinating articles on evolution | Scoop.it
The past decade has seen astonishing discoveries about human origins that captivate the imagination. We walk on two legs, make tools, and have large brains. We solve complex problems and communicate through language and art.
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This is the best museum online exhibit I've ever seen! Fascinating!

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3quarksdaily: The Evolution of Emotions

3quarksdaily: The Evolution of Emotions | Fascinating articles on evolution | Scoop.it
February 09, 2013. The Evolution of Emotions. Stephen T. Asma in Aeon: ScreenHunter_93 Feb. 09 13.24 We were clinging at a 45-degree angle to the Mount Bisoke volcano, having hacked and crawled for three hours through stinging ...
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Super article on the emotions we share with other mammals, the changing and challenging environment where the necessary brain structures evolved, and the plasticity of the emotional system. Fascinating.

 

 

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Timeline Photos | Facebook

Timeline Photos | Facebook | Fascinating articles on evolution | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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