The gibbon ape leukemia virus (GALV) is a medically important tool in cancer therapies. GALV is a retrovirus pathogenic to its host species, the southeast Asian lar gibbon (Hylobates lar) and thought to have originated from a cross-species transmission and may not originally be a primate virus at all. Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in the Conversation. Cooperation is one of the hallmarks of being human. We are extremely social compared to other species. On a regular basis, we all enter into helping others in small but importantShow More Summary
The Caribbean islands form a natural laboratory for the study of evolution due to their unique biological and geological features. There has been heated discussion since the early 20th century on how species appeared on the islands. read more
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Boys becoming men, men becoming wolves. Here's how it happened.
Keebler elves need not apply.
Already it's known that many deadly diseases that afflict humans were originally acquired through contact with animals. However new research from the University of Warwick shows that pathogens can also jump the species barrier to move from humans to animals.
A new species of megaraptorid dinosaur discovered in Patagonia may help discern the evolutionary origins of the megaraptorid clade, according to a study published July 20, 2016 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Rodolfo Coria from...Show More Summary
Welcome back to Geek.com’s Origin of the Species. Each time out we’ll take a look at one of our favorite fantasy, science fiction or horror races or species, going in-depth exploring their origins […]
A new species of megaraptorid dinosaur discovered in Patagonia may help discern the evolutionary origins of the megaraptorid clade, according to a study published July 20, 2016 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Rodolfo Coria from the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina, and Phillip Currie from the University of Alberta, Canada. read more
A new species of megaraptorid dinosaur discovered in Patagonia may help discern the evolutionary origins of the megaraptorid clade.
I, robot. You, should read this history on the origin of mechanical humans.
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A Sulawesi hornbill is just one of 100,000 myriad animals that Alfred Russell Wallace collected to fund his research into the origin of species
This article originally appeared on iDigitalTimes.com. My squad loves Pokémon Go. Ever since the game’s release, all my friends have wanted to do is roam the gothic streets of New York in search of rare treasures and Pokémon. The game...Show More Summary
A scientist pursues Voyager in hopes of proving his theory that his species did not evolve in the Delta Quadrant, but came...
The Garment District Alliance unveiled the latest in its ongoing series of public art installations, titled Endangered Species. Created by Italian artist Umberto Squarcia Jr., the exhibit presents a sequence of original sculptures that portray zoomorphic creatures in dramatic conditions. Show More Summary
Zombies. Fear of death incarnate? Social metaphors? Or just fun, old-fashioned monsters?
Welcome to the first installment of Geek.com’s Origin of the Species. Each time out we’ll take a look at one of our favorite fantasy or science fiction races, going in-depth exploring their origins […]