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Evolution doesn’t work the way you think it does
It doesn't proceed in a straight line—so why do we keep drawing it that way?
The new jellyfish genome proves you don’t need weird genes to be a weirdo
An interdisciplinary team opens a new window into the creature's bizarre lifecycle.
Hurricanes may have made these lizards better huggers
Long forelimbs and short hind limbs, combined with big toe pads, may better suit the lizards for surviving hurricanes.
Hunting regulations are forcing animals to change in all sorts of ways
We put a lot of pressure on species to adapt.
Baby squirrels are less likely to die if they’re born early
If you’re an adorable red squirrel pup, it’s best to have a birthday in March.
Cultivated Carp ‘Reverse Evolve,’ Grow Scales Back
Undoing hundreds of years of work by hungry monks
Could Cancer Have Evolved To Be More Common In Some Organs Than In Others?
Natural selection may have favored stronger anti-cancer protection for critical organs
This Sculpture Was Designed And 3D Printed By An A.I. Artist
And it only took 2.5 million tries
Researchers Create Robots Capable of Evolving
Awww, look at the baby robot!
Left To Their Own Devices, Robots Evolve Into Diverse Populations
What some squirrel-sized hermaphrodite robots can tell us about evolution