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Sumatran rhino 'hanging on by a thread'

A genetic study shows the decline of one of the rarest mammals on Earth began during the last Ice Age.

From the BBC News-2017-12-15:8:5:1


Sea reptile fossil gives clues to life in ancient oceans

A new fossil is shedding light on the marine reptiles that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.

From the BBC News-2017-12-13:20:6:1


Last chance to save the 'panda of the sea' from extinction

A last-ditch effort to save the world's rarest marine mammal from extinction has been launched.

From the BBC News-2017-12-13:14:6:1


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Darwin's Unfinished Symphony: How Culture Made the Human Mind by Kevin N. Laland from Princeton Univ Press (Dec 15).

Science in the Soul by Richard Dawkins from Penguin Random House (Dec 8).

Evolution What the Fossils Say and Why it Matters (2nd Ed). By D.R. Prothero and C. Buell from Columbia Univ Press (Dec 6).

Understanding Human Evolution By Jeffrey K. McKee from Routledge Press (Nov 28).

Beyond Sex Differences: Genes, Brains and Matrilineal Evolution. By Eric B. Keverne from Cambridge Univ Press (Nov 20).

No Need for Geniuses: Revolutionary Science in the Age of the Guillotine Revolutionary Science in the Age of the Guillotine. By Steve Jones from Abacus Press (Nov 16).

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Dec 16 08:00Elastic Multi-scale Mechanisms: Computation and Biological Evolution - Juan G. Diaz Ochoa (JME)
Dec 15 08:00Genetic mapping reveals an anthocyanin biosynthesis pathway gene potentially influencing evolutionary divergence between two subspecies of scarlet gilia (Ipomopsis aggregata) - Brandon E Campitelli et al. (MBE)

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