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Rethinking IT: Why Computer Scientists Should Care about Art, Chemistry and Biology - InformationWeek


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Rethinking IT: Why Computer Scientists Should Care about Art, Chemistry and Biology. Career advice for computer scientists and IT professionals: Talk to, listen to, and work with your peers in a multi-disciplinary environment. Topping the hills of ...

Rethinking environmental legislation to include the conservation ideas of tomorrow - EurekAlert (press release)


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Lead author Nathalie Pettorelli from ZSL's Institute of Zoology said, "To date, conservation efforts have focused mainly on restoring ecosystems to their historic state, with the aim of preserving particular wildlife populations and habitats. However ...

Rethinking Neanderthals

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Smithsonian Magazine article looking into the why these people who fashioned tools, buried their dead, and maybe cared for the sick and even conversed died out.

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PBS NewsHour: Rethinking Evolution
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Transcript of an interview with the Director of the Human Origins Project.

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Information on this species which is thought to represent a dead end in human evolution, not a stage on the way to Homo sapiens.

In Search of Neanderthals
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An overview of issues surrounding the study of neanderthals, with links to scholarly essays and fiction covering the DNA debate, morphology, evolution, and sociology of neanderthals.

Nature's Holism: Neanderthals
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Looks at the distribution of the fossil evidence, genetics, and ancient habitat of Homo sapiens neanderthalensis.

NOVA: Neanderthals on Trial
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Probe the enigma of our Neanderthal cousins and the roots of our own ancestry. Includes an explanation of how scientists explore humankind's past with mitochondrial DNA.