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How to Add and Remove Kexts from macOS

Kexts, or kernel extensions, expand the basic functionality of macOS’s Darwin kernel. They’re analogous to drivers under Windows, and they let the kernel communicate with your computer’s hardware. Most of the time these files require no maintenance. Show More Summary

Darwin´s First Steps As A Geologist

January 16, 1832 the Beagle arrives at Santiago, Cape Verde Islands, and a young Charles Darwin went ashore exploring its geology.

How did Darwin decide which book to read next?

A new study has used information theory techniques to analyse the order in which Charles Darwin read books through his career. By Christian Jarrett

Once Again, a Darwin Day Resolution Has Been Filed in the House of Representatives

Yesterday, Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) introduced a resolution recognizing February 12, 2017 as "Darwin Day."

Australian Tourism Slogan Ruled Obscene

A tourism slogan for Australia’s Northern Territory has been declared obscene. For those unfamiliar with Australia, it’s located in North Central Australia and its capital is Darwin. Crocodile Dundee‘s “Walkabout Creek” was in the Northern Territory. Continue reading Australian Tourism Slogan Ruled Obscene...

“Take Darwin to Church” Program Urges Pastors to Have Scientists Speak to Their Congregations

In honor of Charles Darwin's 208th birthday on February 12, an atheist is asking churches to invite science advocates to speak to their congregations.

Influence of elevated temperature, pCO2, and nutrients on larva-biofilm interaction: Elucidation with acorn barnacle, Balanus amphitrite Darwin (Cirripedia: Thoracica)

Highlights Biofilm- and diet-mediated effects of acidification and warming on barnacle larval settlement. Acidification had no direct effect but had cascading effect on settlement via biofilm-mediated changes. Warming either alone or in combination with acidification had direct negative effect on settlement. Show More Summary

Rolesville High School Video Update: 15-Year-Old Jasmine Darwin Body-Slammed By Officer Ruben De Los Santos – Principal Calls Parents

Officer Ruben De Los Santos is a school resource officer who can be seen in the below video, slamming 15-year-old Jasmine Darwin to the ground. Because of the force that De Los Santos used to pick up Jasmine and then slam Darwin to the ground, the video is getting lots of attention — and Ruben... Show More Summary

“THE PERFECT METAPHOR FOR THE MEDIA IN 2016:” Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold in the …

“THE PERFECT METAPHOR FOR THE MEDIA IN 2016:” Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold in the running for Darwin Award after shooting self in the eye with toy gun: When I came home from my last TV hit [reporting on Trump], the kids, ages 4 and 5 months, were asleep. The house was quiet. I was […]

The Myth of "Darwin's Body-Snatchers"

Did Charles Darwin's thirst for skulls contribute to the near-extinction of the Aboriginal Tasmanian people? If you believe certain creationists, Darwin sought examples of Tasmanian skulls in order to prove that this unfortunate race was a 'missing link' between humans and apes. Show More Summary

Jawing away: Bahama pupfish study identifies candidate genes driving food-niches

Within the salty lakes of the Bahama's San Salvador Island is an amazing diversity of fishes that may rival Charles Darwin's finches in the Galapagos.

“Death is Not the Last Word”: The Dylann Roof Trial

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“We will not stop welcoming in the stranger, because death is not the last word,” stated Pastor Cress Darwin, following the June 17, 2015 massacre at Emmanuel African Methodist Church.

Try This Stocking Stuffer: A Darwinian Bestiary For Christmas

Matt Simon's new book explores a bestiary of evolution's nastiest critters that even Darwin couldn't embrace.

Antarctica Wildlife

Follow in the footsteps of Charles Darwin on this holiday to the Antarctic

Santa Maria – the incredible rising island

We know that since Charles Darwin's time. Based on observations made during the Beagle's voyage, he correctly formulated that sinking islands start to be fringed by rings of coral reefs, leading to atoll formation.

The Hidden Connections Between Darwin and the Physicist Who Championed Entropy

These magnificently bearded men both introduced a dose of randomness and irreversibility into the universe

The Globalization of Local Radio

Donga shows in Darwin, Australia, choro deep cuts in Rio, and shipping-container electronica in Brooklyn.

Scientists catch male spiders giving oral sex.

Darwin's bark spiders are hands down the best spiders: they make giant webs that can span 25-meter-wide rivers, their silk is one of the strongest materials known to man, and, according to this study, male Darwin's bark spiders give their mates oral sex. Show More Summary

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