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too A few readers reminded me of the recent Rachel Caspari article in Scientific American, The Evolution of Grandparents. It's actually based on her earlier research, published in PNAS in 2004, Older age becomes common late in human evolution. I was already pointed to this paper by Milford Wolpoff, who seems to be of the... Read More
One of the podcasts I subscribe to is Thinking Allowed from Radio 4. The most recent one was on the role which robots are envisaged to play in the future of Japan: The guest was very negative about Japan's plan to substitute robots for immigrants. Basically, she perceived that there was a risk that the... Read More
Of Moose and Men: 50-Year Study Into Moose Arthritis Reveals Link With Early Malnutrition: "As the study entered its second decade there was increasing evidence of Osteoarthritis (OA) in the moose population," said lead author Rolf Peterson from Michigan Technological University. "OA is a crippling disease and is identical to that found in humans. It... Read More
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"I have degrees in biology and biochemistry, a passion for genetics, history, and philosophy, and shrimp is my favorite food. If you want to know more, see the links at http://www.razib.com"