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Genetic analysis of polar bears adds species to list of those younger than we thought

Nature | 
Polar bears diverged from brown bears surprisingly recently — within the past 500,000 years, researchers report today in Cell1. Previous ...
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Caribou genetics reveal shadow of climate change

Nature | 
A new look at the genetic history of Caribou suggests that loss of habitat, which is a likely effect of ...

Lyme bacteria show that evolvability is evolvable

Nature | 
Some gamblers succeed by spiriting cards up their sleeves, giving them a wider range of hands to play. So do ...

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