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Nathan Lents: Science with the Parking Brake On - Discovery Institute


Discovery Institute
He has a limited understanding of the biology (he's completely wrong about the retina, which is beautifully designed, he understands little about the physiology of the maxillary sinus, and he seems ignorant of the ENCODE research that has helped ...

Ed Boyden and Feng Zhang named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators - MIT News


MIT News
Feng Zhang is a molecular biologist focused on building new tools for probing the human brain. As a graduate student, Zhang was part of the team that developed optogenetics. Zhang went on to develop other innovative tools. These achievements include ...
Newswise (press release)
Harvard Medical School

Nobel Prize Winner to Present DNA Biochemistry and Cancer Biology Seminar at NUI Galway - Irish Tech News


Irish Tech News
NUI Galway will host a research seminar presented by Nobel laureate, Professor Paul Modrich of Duke University Medical Center and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in the US. Professor Modrich will talk about 'Mechanisms in human DNA mismatch ...

Institute of Human Origins: Lucy

Tempe - United States

Answers a number of questions about the ancient hominid skeleton: When and where was Lucy found? How do we know she was a hominid? How do we know Lucy walked upright? How old is Lucy?

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Institute of Human Origins
United States

A non-profit, multidisciplinary research organization, affiliated with Arizona State University, dedicated to the recovery and analysis of the fossil evidence for human evolution.

Institute of Human Origins (IHO)
United States

Nonprofit, multidisciplinary research organization dedicated to the recovery and analysis of the fossil evidence for human evolution.

Human Origins
United Kingdom

The Natural History Museum provides a number of short videos on this topic.

Human Origins
United States

Radio program discusses fossil discoveries that may provide the earliest documented evidence of toolmaking, and push the origin of homo sapiens back more than 400,000 years. A discussion featuring Donald Johanson and Blake Edgar.

Human Origins and Prehistory
United States

Class page to go along with Indiana University's anthropology class, A105. Lectures cover the human place among the pages, evolution theories, genetics and current research. Related resource links are included.

Think Quest: Human Origins
Finland

Aimed at both students and educators alike, providing factual information and follow up questions about human origins.

Look at Modern Human Origins, A
United States

Aims to help students of paleoanthropology in the process of research, and to provide a source of information for anybody who desires a fuller understanding of human evolution.

United States

Locates Homo sapiens on the family tree, compares primate skulls, and links current discoveries to better human understanding of the past.

Finland

Describes important discoveries related to human origin as well as various theories and theorists.

Human Origins Summary
United Kingdom

Information and links to other sites.