Neanderthals
Dark centers of chromosomes reveal ancient DNA  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Geneticists exploring the dark heart of the human genome have discovered big chunks of Neanderthal and other ancient DNA. The results open new ways to study both how chromosomes behave during cell division and... more
Early humans used northern migration routes to reach eastern Asia  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Northern and Central Asia have been neglected in studies of early human migration, with deserts and mountains being considered uncompromising barriers. However, a new study argues that humans... more
Neanderthals May Have Been Driven to Extinction by a Tiny Drop in Fertility Rates  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Just a slight dip in the fertility rates of Neanderthals could explain their extinction over the course of several thousand... more
Humans used northern migration routes to reach eastern Asia  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Northern and Central Asia have been neglected in studies of early human migration, with deserts and mountains being considered uncompromising barriers. However, a new study by an international team argues... more
Declining fertility rates may explain Neanderthal extinction, suggests new model  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new hypothesis for Neanderthal extinction supported by population modelling is put forward in a new study by Anna Degioanni from Aix Marseille Université, France and colleagues, published... more
Evolution
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Interior wall brings breath of fresh air to home of the future
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By turning molecular structures into sounds, researchers gain insight into protein structures and create new variations
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Lessons from Columbine: New technology provides insight during active shooter situations
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Researchers model how octopus arms make decisions
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Creating community, battling loneliness among LGBTQ seniors
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Research resets timeline for life on Mars
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Autonomous diaper sensor better detects urinary tract infection
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For less than $200, engineering students built a realistic robotic fish
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We probed Santorini's volcano with sound to learn what's going on beneath the surface
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Brunt on the brink
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Fresh-Baked Cookies Will Add an Aroma of Home to the International Space Station
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Woodstock really was a free-wheeling festival, new archeological research shows
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Dutch and US students win 2019 CERN Beamline for Schools competition
CERN
Why plants don't die from cancer
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Study investigates lack of disclaimers on Facebook and Google's political advertising
PHYS.ORG
We spoke to survivalists prepping for disaster: here's what we learned about the end of the world
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Would you eat meat grown from cells in a laboratory? Here's how it works
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People who spread deepfakes think their lies reveal a deeper truth
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Watch Live Monday: Space Station Crew Landing and a SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch
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