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Connecting Genes To Hominin Teeth Shows Evidence Of Natural Selection
2014-05-06 03:18:44

Along with our big brains and upright posture, thick tooth enamel is one of the features that distinguishes our genus, Homo, from our primate relatives and forebears.

British Butterfly Evolving In Response To Climate Change
2011-11-30 11:38:05

As global temperatures rise and climatic zones move polewards, species will need to find different environments to prevent extinction, according to new research.

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2011-03-04 08:00:00

A well-established theory that horses evolved through natural selection has been verified with a groundbreaking study of fossil records by two anatomy professors at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine.

2011-03-03 23:19:05

Fossil records verify a long-standing theory that horses evolved through natural selection, according to groundbreaking research by two anatomy professors at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYCOM) of New York Institute of Technology.

2010-11-16 00:00:55

"Artificial Intelligence advances with the ability to handle analysis with varying time frames on the inputs.

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2010-09-17 13:13:16

Breakthrough study could transform drug, aging and fertility research.

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2009-09-04 09:23:53

Biologists at the University of California, Riverside report new evidence for evolutionary change recorded in both the fossil record and the genomes (or genetic blueprints) of living organisms, providing fresh support for Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.

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2009-01-12 08:59:56

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia scientists turn back clock on evolution in fruit fly to provide key insights into basic mechanisms of evolution.

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2007-06-27 06:00:00

The paleontological record of mammals offers many examples of evolutionary change, which are well documented at many levels of the biological hierarchy-at the level of species (and above), populations, morphology, and, in ideal cases, even genes.


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