Chemistry Nobel Granted to Biologists for Taking the Reins on Advancement

Chemistry Nobel Granted to Biologists for Taking the Reins on Advancement

Frances H. Arnold from the California Institute of Technology was awarded one half of the award, while George P. Smith from the University of Missouri and Sir Gregory P. Winter from the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in the UK shared the second half. Credit: JONAS EKSTROMER/AFP/Getty Images Every living organism on this planet is…
How Animal Mummies Baffled The Dispute Over Development

How Animal Mummies Baffled The Dispute Over Development

The ancient Egyptians associated the ibis-headed god Thoth with writing, wisdom, and magic. The idea of evolution might have taken off sooner if it hadn't been for the ibis mummies. Naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck was one of the early proponents of the idea that species change over generations, adapting to changes in their environments. Today, biology…
Are Addictions A By-product Of Advancement?

Are Addictions A By-product Of Advancement?

Are addictions a byproduct of evolution, or do they serve a purpose? This question was originally answered on Quora by Franklin Veaux.
944,534FansLike
43,581FollowersFollow
4,223SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Posts