All posts tagged with coevolution

Culture-gene coevolution and language

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Simon Fisher and Matt Ridley, in a recent essay in Science, discuss the relationship between the genetic mutations that distinguish humans and other primates...

Louse story

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Bruce Bower reports on Andrew Kitchen and colleagues’ work, establishing the divergence time of human head lice and body lice. The idea is that this divergen...

Another side of pitcher plants

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Jerry Coyne writes about a paper that demonstrates a strange adaptation of certain Bornean pitcher plants: “Good to the last dropping: pitcher plant evolves ...