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The rise and fall of bees - The Economist


The Economist
A decade ago, stories of “colony collapse disorder” and crashing bee populations led to predictions of imminent ecological disaster. When the “beepocalypse” failed to materialise, humanity lost interest, but the insects' problems persist. Mr Hanson ...

Pokemon Quest Eevee Evolution - How to Evolve Eevee and Get Flareon, Jolteon and Vaporeon - USgamer


USgamer
Catching pokemon works a little differently in Pokemon Quest. Instead of throwing Poke Balls, you lure them with food. Evolution is a little different too, especially for one pokemon in particular, Eevee. You can read about Pokemon Quest Evolution in ...

New Human Evolution Theory: We Won Not Because of Smarts but Because of Versatility - Haaretz


Haaretz
The evidence for any theory of human evolution is scanty in the extreme. The Denisovans are known from a handful of peripheral bones, we don't know completely where Neanderthals really ranged or when (or why) they died out – and the less confidently ...

Insects Result of Convergent Evolution

United States

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.

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Evolution Library: Convergent Evolution
United States

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

Phasmatodea: Stick Insects and Leaf Insects
Australia

The characteristics of these insects, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with illustrations.

Convergent Bioscience Ltd.
United States

Manufactures and markets specialized analytical instruments and reagent kits used by biotech and biopharmaceutical companies.

United States

Project by Ian Signer on the 12-spotted ladybird, including its description, habitat, growth and reproduction, distribution, feeding, evolution and adaptations.

Convergent Maternal Care Strategies in Ungulates and Macropods
United Kingdom

Antelopes and deer are plain dwelling herbivores that occupy similar ecological niches to kangaroos and wallabies. This research compares their strategies for caring for their young. [PDF]

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.

About Insects
Australia

Information about Australian insects from CSIRO Entomology. Includes fact sheets and other educational materials.

3-D Insects
United States

Virtual reality illustrations of various insects and arachnids.

United States

Image galleries of butterflies, odonates, other insects, and other arthropods from Texas.

United States

VRML insects from the Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech.