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17/08/2021 - 13:20
In his lab at Linköping University in Sweden, Per Jensen, a professor of ethology, is trying to recreate this domestication process in...
09/08/2021 - 12:45
There are a few estimates out there, all of them quite high. According to the General Society of Mayflower Descendants, there are "35...
29/07/2021 - 14:28
Mission accomplished, the two taikonauts – China’s astronauts – clambered back into their home for the next three months: Beijing’s new...
20/07/2021 - 13:03
Here, archaeologists might refer to ‘diffusion’ among the groups, a vague 19th-century term suggesting that the movement of cultural...
11/07/2021 - 13:56
I was returning to London, where the leader of the Labour party was protesting that he was the victim of prejudice, had always...
05/07/2021 - 13:28
Those extensive viral regions are much more than evolutionary relics: They may be deeply involved with a wide range of diseases including...
28/06/2021 - 13:06
Francesco d’Errico, an archaeologist at the University of Bordeaux, France, has an idea about the marks. He has examined many ancient...
23/06/2021 - 11:40
Sworn to secrecy about their true identities for their own safety, these brave young men assumed English noms de guerre. Only one person, a...
16/06/2021 - 11:40
eople often feel that they can intuitively recognize whether something is alive, but nature is filled with entities that flout easy...
10/06/2021 - 15:41
Most countries simply don’t have enough vaccines to go around, and even in the lucky few with an ample supply, too many people are refusing...
05/06/2021 - 13:53
Capitalism has fuelled the industrial, technological and green revolutions, reshaped the natural world and transformed the role of the...
31/05/2021 - 12:30
The programme explores China’s increasing use of AI to monitor its citizens. Critics fear the state's dominance in the area could threaten...

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