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Humans are ‘super-predators’ hardwired by evolution to hunt our food sources into extinction

Humans are ‘super-predators’ hardwired by evolution to hunt our food sources into extinction

Ariel David | 
Humans are natural born killers: super-predators designed by evolution to subsist mainly on the meat and fat of large animals, ...
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Mediterranean peoples share a common recent ancestry—except mainland Greeks

Elizabeth Sloane, Ruth Schuster | 
Genetic analysis proves that following thousands of years of conquests and migrations, peoples living around the Mediterranean today share common ...

Palestinians, Jews share common genetic lineage

Josie Glausiusz | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Confronted by the violence ...
Are Jews a genetic 'race' or 'population'? 12 examples of Jewish genetic distinctiveness

Are Jews a genetic ‘race’ or ‘population’? 12 examples of Jewish genetic distinctiveness

Josie Glausiusz | 
Jewish communities around the word share certain genetic traits with each other — some of which they also share with surrounding populations. These ...

Saving extinct and endangered species will benefit humans, too

Ruth Schuster | 
The Sixth Extinction is upon us, and this time the depopulation of the planet is Man’s fault. But the upside ...

Israel warming to GMO crops as eco tech solution

Zafrir Rinat | 
Supplying food to a growing population without destroying the world’s ecological systems is one of humanity’s great challenges. Israel is ...

Israeli biotech company promises high yield crops without genetic modification

Kaiima Bio-Agritech, a Galilee-based enterprise that aims to boost global crop yields without the aid of genetic modification, says it ...

Israel Police skirt law, create migrant DNA database

Ilan Lior, Yaniv Kubovich | 
The following is an excerpt. Police have been collecting for over a year now the DNA of African migrants who cross into ...
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