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Will ‘cancel culture’ claim Darwin?

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Given the scientific and political luminaries who have fallen under the axe, it’s not beyond possibility that Charles Darwin himself ...
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Viewpoint: Did this philosopher disprove evolutionary psychology? ‘No—certainly not’

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Subrena Smith, an assistant professor of philosophy at The University of New Hampshire, has made a bold claim in the ...
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Viewpoint: Biologist Jerry Coyne challenges view that sex is ‘a spectrum⁠, not a binary’⁠—such claims ‘undermine public trust in science’

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As a biologist, I get especially irked at the repeated claim that sex in humans is “a spectrum, not a ...
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Viewpoint: Science needs to embrace the difference between sex and gender—without abandoning the past

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Lots of sites, including three scientific societies, have rejected the new Health and Human Services guidelines that provide a classification of ...
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Viewpoint: Here’s how the New York Times botched an op-ed about placebos

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As part of the continuing decline of the New York Times, we have this new op-ed by Steve Petrow, a writer ...

New Yorker epigenetic piece draws ire from scientists

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. I recently gave readers ...
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Does biology support existence of human races?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. One of the touchiest ...

Did children of Holocaust survivors really inherit trauma in genes?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  There are now several ...

Why some organisms sacrifice own reproduction for evolution of community

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In 2010 three authors—Martin Nowak, Corina Tarnita, and E. O. Wilson—published a paper in Nature (reference and link below) purporting ...
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Were insects pollinating 100 million years ago? Ancient plants found in amber suggest so

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Scientists recently discovered a 100-million-year-old piece of amber, which revealed the oldest evidence yet of sexual reproduction in a flowering ...

The trouble with epigenetics

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The following is an excerpt. Further, genetic analysis of adaptations that have arisen in evolution (like differences between closely related ...