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AI offers a new way to look inside living human cells - Engadget


Engadget
"Until now, our ability to see what is going on inside of human cells has been very limited," said Michael Elowitz, professor of biology, bioengineering and applied physics at California Institute of Technology. "Previously, we could only see the ...

Microbial ecology perturbation in human IgA deficiency - Science


Science
We show that human IgA deficiency is not associated with massive quantitative perturbations of gut microbial ecology. Metagenomic analysis highlights an expected pathobiont expansion but a less expected depletion in some typically beneficial symbionts ...

Book review: Evolution of the Learning Brain - TES News


TES News
In Evolution of the Learning Brain, Howard-Jones provides an accessible introduction to the evolution of the nervous system and brain – hoping, perhaps, to provide readers with a more accurate model of how the brain learns. Channelling the spirit of ...

Fossil Hominids: The Evidence for Human Evolution

La Habra - United States

Offers an overview of the evidence for human evolution, and a rebuttal of creationist claims.

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Fossil Hominids: The Evidence for Human Evolution
United States

An overview of human evolution, summarizing current thinking and describing the fossil evidence for Australopithecus and Homo.

Human Evolution: The Fossil Evidence in 3D
United States

UCSB 3D gallery of modern primate relatives and fossil ancestors of humans. Skulls can be rotated 360 degrees, and are accompanied by descriptions.

Human Evolution: The Fossil Evidence in 3D
United States

3D gallery of the skulls of five modern primate relatives and five fossil ancestors of humans contains, each of which may be rotated through 360 degrees. With accompanying descriptions.

Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution in China
Cayman Islands

Includes a catalog of Chinese human fossil remains consisting of: a picture gallery of important fossil specimens, maps detailing the distribution of human fossils, and a time line.

Human Evolution: Interpreting Evidence
United States

See how three leading paleoanthropologists: Meave Leakey, Ian Tattersall, and Tim White compare the fossil record. The Museum of Science feature also provides a searchable database of human ancestor fossils and a copy of the paper, Interpreting Evidence: An Approach to Teaching Human Evolution in the Classroom.

United States

Basic outline of the evidence for evolution, with further pages that go into more depth.

The Evolution Evidence Page
United States

A collection of articles about evolution, most of which deal primarily with human evolution, from a variety of sources. They include discussion of the anatomical, fossil and genetic evidence.

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.

Early Human Evolution: A Survey of the Biological and Cultural Evolution of Homo habilis and Homo erectus
United States

Tutorials focused on early transitional humans, Homo erectus, and early human culture.

Human Evolution
United Kingdom

Notes from a lecture by DSG Pollock on early hominids. Includes references.