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Inner Ear Fossil Shakes Up The Understanding Of Human Evolution
2014-07-08 12:25:28

Originally thought to be a sequential progression, human evolution has been shown to include a rich tapestry of species that interbred over thousands of years.

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2010-03-25 07:46:16

Dolphins, whales and porpoises have extraordinarily small balance organs, and scientists have long wondered why.

2010-02-09 08:19:44

The phrase "perk up your ears" made more sense last year after scientists discovered how the quietest sounds are amplified in the cochlea before being transmitted to the brain.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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