Evolution
epub |eng | 2014-02-13 | Author:Finlayson, Clive

8 The Exceptional World of the Neanderthal 400–30 THOUSAND YEARS AGO As Homo sapiens sapiens—the lineage of southern Middle Earth—was starting to feel the pinch after 450 thousand years ago, ...
( Category: Earth Sciences February 13,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-02-28 | Author:Tim J. Stevens & Wayne Boucher [Stevens, Tim J.]

Using the HTSeq library Now we come to actually using the result of a short-read to genome alignment to illustrate how the results may be analysed. For this section we ...
( Category: Programming Languages February 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-23 | Author:Lee Alan Dugatkin & Lyudmila Trut [Dugatkin, Lee Alan]

BACK WHEN DMITRI HAD FIRST EXPLAINED HIS plan for domesticating foxes to Lyudmila, she had thought about the moving words of the fox character in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic story, ...
( Category: Evolution February 8,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Kurt Vonnegut

There are still plenty of hallucinators today, people who respond passionately to all sorts of things which aren’t really going on. This could be a legacy from the Kanka-bonos. But ...
( Category: Humor February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:charles darwin [darwin, charles]

Objections to the Theory of Natural Selection as Applied to Instincts: Neuter and Sterile Insects It has been objected to the foregoing view of the origin of instincts that “the ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Cellular family tree of Caenorhabditis elegans Embryology seems complicated – is complicated – but it is easy to grasp the important point, which is that we are dealing with local ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Janet Browne [Browne, Janet]

Race When two races of men meet they act precisely like two species of animals,—they fight, eat each other, bring diseases to each other &c., but then comes the more ...
( Category: Evolution February 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-10 | Author:PJ Manney [Manney, PJ]

After 20.7 minutes, a dinghy came to rest at the base of the rocks. A man jumped out of the dinghy and came straight for Tom 2. Time to play ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense February 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-02 | Author:F. Paul Wilson [Wilson, F. Paul]

2 MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE By the time she and Rick set down at Maputo International Airport, Laura was tired enough to cry. They’d left JFK late Monday morning and arrived in ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense February 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-18 | Author:Suzana Herculano-Houzel [Herculano-Houzel, Suzana]

It seems fitting that great apes, elephants, and probably cetaceans have similar numbers of neurons in the cerebral cortex, in the range of 3 to 9 billion: fewer than humans ...
( Category: Evolution January 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-05 | Author:Ted Anton [Anton, Ted]

A new world At sunset the nocturnal squid awakens and imbibes its fresh set of bacteria, whose whitish light hides it from predators. But the same bacteria’s cousins cause cholera, ...
( Category: Evolution January 30,2018 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2006-10-31 | Author:Thomas Woodward [Woodward, Thomas]

This concludes my brief sketch of several high points of Mystery. The positive case for design of the first cell, which was only hinted at in the chapters on thermodynamics ...
( Category: Religious Studies January 28,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-27 | Author:Sean P. Graham

Florida kingsnake eating a gartersnake. Photograph by Ian Deery Ironically, snakes are the reptiles responsible for killing the most snakes, and they are the only animals in the United States ...
( Category: Evolution January 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-17 | Author:Kate Distin [Distin, Kate]

10 Early Cultural Evolution Evolution cannot create something out of nothing, and it is time to ask where memes came from in the first place. What must the minds of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy January 24,2018 )