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“evolution”

Nov 18, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Discovery News
Early humans dating back 17,000 years are seemingly made alive in startlingly life-like recreations.
Nov 12, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Reaching a ripe old age seems to have little to do with lifestyle and a lot to do with genes, concludes a new study on 17 of the oldest people on the planet. Continue reading →
Nov 3, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Some experts say it's only a matter of time before runners pull off what previously seemed unthinkable: finishing a marathon in less than 2 hours.
Oct 21, 2014 05:39 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Preference for ultra-masculine men and ultra-feminine women is an urban habit, a new study suggests. Continue reading →
Sep 27, 2014 08:00 AM ET // ABC Science News
New evidence suggests that refined stone weapons were developed in Armenia about 325,000 years ago.
Sep 2, 2014 05:34 AM ET
In a growth race between toenails and fingernails, fingers win every time. Why would evolution make that happen?
Aug 20, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The reason may be that the rapid growth of the brain's outer brain — the gray matter — is constrained by the white matter.
Aug 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Neanderthals did not really go extinct -- they were simply absorbed into the modern human gene pool of Europeans and Asians.  Continue reading →
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