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2015-04-18 12:39:52

Guys, you're not going anywhere just yet. Even in species that have learned to reproduce asexually, males play a large role.

Infidelity Linked To Large Testicles
2014-01-29 10:15:23

The correlations between evolution and sperm, infidelity and sex will be a key element of Sexus, which will open in mid-February – and stay open for the entire year – to celebrate the museum’s bicentennial.

2012-03-09 10:48:13

The role of sex in driving genetic variation and generating higher biodiversity has been debated for over a century.

2011-08-04 13:36:52

In new research that could have implications for improving fertilization in humans and other mammals, life scientists studied interactions between individual sperm and eggs in red abalone, an ocean-dwelling snail, and made precise chemical measurements and physical models of these interactions.

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2010-01-25 10:55:43

Shark pups born to virgin mothers can survive over the long-term, according to new research.

2007-07-03 09:17:00

By Crawford, Terry J Crawford, Bruce J Abstract: In Rarotonga, Linckia multifora (Lamarck) exists in two forms: a blue gray type that is found on the reef intertidally and a red form that is found subtidally.

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2007-05-22 19:25:00

Female sharks can fertilize their own eggs and give birth without sperm from males, according to a new study of the asexual reproduction of a hammerhead in a U.S. zoo. Until now, sharks were not considered a likely candidate for asexual reproduction.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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