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Is evolution predictable? - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
Evolution is like population dynamics because evolutionary change over time can be governed by multiple factors, the relative influence of which vary over time. Nosil et al. used a series of observational data taken over 25 years on natural populations ...

Evolution Saves Species From 'Kill the Winner' Disasters - Quanta Magazine


Quanta Magazine
ByJohn Rennie. February 12, 2018. Modelers find evidence that a combination of competition, predation and evolution will push ecosystems toward species diversity anywhere in the universe. Ecologists have puzzled over how the various plankton that ...

Opioid abuse and the pharmacology of how these drugs work - Fairfield Sun


Fairfield Sun
Opioid abuse has become a serious problem in the nation and in Connecticut. Pharmacist Robert Bepko will visit the Fairfield Public Library to talk about the nature of opioids and why they are so addictive on Thursday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m., in the ...

Evolution Library: Convergent Evolution

Arlington - United States

Examines the process by which species evolved in different parts of the globe independently, yet share similar traits and fill similar niches.

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Insects Result of Convergent Evolution
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Research by a team of Italian and American researchers, led by Dr Francesco Nardi, suggests that not all insects evolved from a common ancestor as has long been believed.

Evolution Library: Evolution of Diversity
United States

Collection of articles looking at how individual species arise, how systematists classify them, or how many species are currently living on the planet.

Howstuffworks Evolution Library
United States

Explore the theory of evolution and its impact on science. peruse Howstufworks selection of articles on fossils, natural selection, bioluminescence, animal migration, animal camouflage, and other evolutionary biology topics.

Evolution Library: Coevolution
United States

Collection of essays, interviews, and video clips addressing how organisms effect one another.

Darwin Digital Library of Evolution
United States

Pilot project based at the American Museum of Natural History which aims to make the full literature of evolution, from the 17th century to the present time, available online within a historically and topically coherent structure.

Darwin Digital Library of Evolution
United States

American Museum of Natural History Library project working to make the full literature of evolution available online within a historically and topically coherent structure.

Evolution Library: A Mutation Story
United States

Tells the story of a genetic mutation affecting the population of West Africa.

Evolution Library: Adaptive Radiation
United States

Collection of articles, interviews, and links addressing the process by which species evolve rapidly to exploit empty ecospace.

Evolution Library: Adaptation and Natural Selection
United States

Includes books, articles, and links that explore various aspects of these pivotal interrelated concepts.

Human Evolution: Evolution and the Structure of Health and Disease
United States

Unifying theory of biological and cultural evolution explaining the origin of neurological disease in humans.