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violence shaped the male face
2014-06-09 11:14:33

Throughout history, men have had a well-earned reputation for violence and a new study concludes that masculine facial features evolved as a result of that violence.

Human Hands Evolved For Fighting And Punching
2012-12-20 10:48:00

While we know our hands can allow us to do many things, such as play music, make art, and easily grasp and manipulate tools, they have actually evolved for a vastly different reason, according to new research.

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2011-05-20 12:56:48

A University of Utah study shows that men hit harder when they stand on two legs than when they are on all fours.

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2010-02-12 11:10:00

Walking heels-first is less work than walking on your toes or balls of the feet.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.