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Latest Kin recognition Stories

Paternal Voice Recognition Study Provides Hints Of Social Evolution
2012-11-30 13:18:59

New research for the first time shows paternal voice recognition in a not-so-social animal that may provide insight into early primates from which humans evolved.

2011-11-09 16:11:25

In the fight for survival, plants are capable of complex social behaviours and may exhibit altruism towards family members, but aggressively compete with strangers.

2009-11-11 17:23:48

Ability of jewelweed to recognize 'relatives' from 'strangers' helps shift resources for growth.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.