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  • New Paper on Genomics

    James Lee and I have a new paper out: Lee and Chow, Conditions for the validity of SNP-based heritability estimation, Human Genetics, 2014. As I summarized... Read more

    The 22 April 2014 by   Ccc1685
    SCIENCE
  • EASTER SUNDAY LAJUMA Style

    Yesterday was Easter Sunday and although the Primate and Predator Project research assistants and staff were able to have a short break for brunch together, we... Read more

    The 21 April 2014 by   Iratemonkey
    ANIMALS & WILDLIFE, ENVIRONMENT, SCIENCE
  • Ignored

    There is a website I am ignoring. Sometimes the best action to take is to ignore. The organization and the man leading it want to influence society in a major... Read more

    The 19 April 2014 by   Bjornostman
    SCIENCE
  • Tadpole Plasticity Triggered by Dragonfly Nymph Predation (video)

    Professor Rick Relyea from the University of Pittsburgh gave a fascinating seminar today: "Phenotypic Plasticity: Stress-Induced Changes in Behavior, Morphology... Read more

    The 18 April 2014 by   Bjornostman
    SCIENCE
  • Most Complete Paranthropus Boisei Skeleton Found

    The Paranthropines were a bizarre offshoot of the human family that lived from 2.7 – 1.3 million years ago. They were our cousins, who lived alongside... Read more

    The 17 April 2014 by   Reprieve
    SCIENCE
  • The Curious Case of the People Who Forgot How to Fish

    Tasmania 14,000 years ago; when it was still connected to the Mainland. The dots are sites we know people lived in from this periodAround 30,000 years ago a... Read more

    The 15 April 2014 by   Reprieve
    SCIENCE
  • Camera Shy??

    In August last year two of our Research Assistants went to check camera traps towards the western end of the Soutpansberg Mountains. The brought back bad news;... Read more

    The 14 April 2014 by   Iratemonkey
    ANIMALS & WILDLIFE, ENVIRONMENT, SCIENCE
  • Why Do Chimps Hunt?

    A Savannah chimp eating a bush baby she caught with a spearChimps are the only species of great ape (except for us) that hunts and kills mammals. Sometimes... Read more

    The 13 April 2014 by   Reprieve
    SCIENCE
  • Pragmatic Definitions in Biology

    Biology is littered with concepts that biologists cannot always agree on how to define or where there are special cases where the common definition have to be... Read more

    The 11 April 2014 by   Bjornostman
    SCIENCE
  • The Oldest Case of Cancer in Humans

    1.5 million years ago our ancestors were walking upright, hunting large game and creating fancy stone handaxes. They had a brain half the size we do today; and... Read more

    The 11 April 2014 by   Reprieve
    SCIENCE

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