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‘The Tangled Tree’: Book explores what’s wrong with Darwin’s theory of evolution

National Geographic | 
Until recently, the central tenets of Darwin’s theory of evolution, from how heredity works to the gradual variation in species, had ...
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Can you inherit a laugh? Book explores this and other genetics questions

National Geographic | 
Why are people today often taller than their ancestors? If you have blue eyes or red hair, does that mean your children will ...
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Viewpoint: How genetics challenges the ‘folk notion’ of distinct races

National Geographic | 
Speaking from the BBC studio in London where he hosts the weekly radio program Inside Science, [geneticist Adam] Rutherford explains how ...
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