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Discussing Monogamy and Non-Monogamy: Taking a Balanced Approach

With rates of polygamous relationships rising, Aliza Saraco-Polner sheds light on the social and biological bases for monogamy and nonmonogamy in humans.
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Evaluating evolutionary rates could shed light into functions of uncharacterized genes

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

Genes that have roles in the same biological pathways change their rate of evolution in parallel, a finding that could be used to discover their functions, said a researcher. Humans have nearly 21,000 genes that make as many protein... Read Post

Brain mechanisms link foods to rising obesity rates

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (3 years ago)

CINCINNATI—An editorial authored by University of Cincinnati (UC) diabetes researchers to be published in the Feb. 7, 2012, issue of the journal Cell Metabolism sheds light on the biological factors contributing to rising rates of o... Read Post

Animals don't fall in love? According to Joe Quirk, love is only for penguins, and monogamy is non existent.

Relationships / Dating : Brain Dancing (6 years ago)

Move over Mars and Venus. Joe Quirk, is poised to become the hilarious George Carlin of Science, with his new San Francisco Chronicle bestseller IT'S NOT YOU, IT'S BIOLOGY: THE SCIENCE OF LOVE, SEX, AND RELATIONSHIPS.Who falls in lo... Read Post

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