I know what you were thinking about. Birds, they’re birds.
Soon they’ll carry little smartphones around. I hope.
Those majestic lions, with a harem of females? They’re just compensating for something.
Specifically, they put their shoulders into it.
“Imagine a camel without a hump, with feet like a slender rhino, and a head shaped like a saiga antelope.”
“We believe that these subjects are beyond their [students] comprehension,” said a senior Turkish bureaucrat at the Education Ministry.
We may have to thank Christian monks for today’s chicken.
These fish are quite comfortable out of water.
It’s all about the tail.
This means being carnivores must have been an excellent solution for these plants.
Researchers have found a very old and “alien like” insect and they’ve decided it doesn’t fit anywhere in the current tree of life.
Real-time evolution, what more proof do you need?
Our beloved hands are coded by the same genes that make fish fins.
Kinda looks like an end-boss in an RPG.
Looks like happy hour isn’t just a human thing.
The discovery highlights how trait functions can change with evolution.
University of Rochester researchers developed a new evolutionary model that suggests human intelligence developed to meet the demands of our infants, in a self-reinforcing cycle: bigger brains led to shorter pregnancies, requiring parents to have even bigger brains.