And now for something completely different.
As Ann Gauger explains, there’s a gap of about a million years between when Australopithecines seem to depart from the fossil record and when modern humans unambiguously appear.
What do we miss, as members of the public, by focusing on daily headlines rather than pulling back for the big picture sometimes?
Against the backdrop of research of Princeton’s Peter and Rosemary Grant, Darwin’s finches are among the most hyped illustrations of evolution in action.
As a tyranny, China is a Wild West of sorts for unethical science, with the government and its researchers answering to no one.