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I think [sketch] Case must be that one generation then should be as many living as now. To do this & to have many species in same genus (as is) requires extinction. Thus between A & B immense gap of relation. C & B the finest gradation, B & D rather greater distinction. Thus genera [...]
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New electric fish genus and species discovered in Brazil's Rio Negro

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 days ago)

AMHERST, Mass. – Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA), Brazil, this week report that they have discovered a new genus and species of electric knifefish in s... Read Post

Nineteen species of fern named for Lady Gaga; Researcher says the inspiration was literally written in the DNA sequences

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (2 years ago)

Pop music megastar Lady Gaga is being honored with the name of a new genus of ferns found in Central and South America, Mexico, Arizona and Texas. A genus is a group of closely related species; in this case, 19 species of ferns will... Read Post

Neanderthals used toothpicks to alleviate the pain of diseases related to teeth, such as inflammation of the gums

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (6 months ago)

Removing food scraps trapped between the teeth one of the most common functions of using toothpicks, thus contributing to our oral hygiene. This habit is documented in the genus Homo, as early as Homo habilis, a species that lived b... Read Post


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