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Human family dynamics explained through the lens of bird evolution

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Humans often rear their children with help from family and friends. But why would such a strategy evolve? What could ...

How do identical twins develop different personalities?

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The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. Despite having the same genetic makeup, identical ...
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Could dwarf lemur genomes hold the key to long-distance space travel?

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Two species of dwarf lemur hibernate, an unusual trait in primates. By mining the genomes of these species, scientists might ...
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