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From Quanta Magazine: How Dinosaurs Shrank and Became Birds

“How Dinosaurs Shrank and Became Birds” examines the genetic and structural changes that led to the evolution of birds from theropods. While the entire article is very interesting, I found the section on the genetic changes hypothesis supported by experiments … Continue reading

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Brief Book Review of The Gap: The Science of What Separates Us from Other Animals by Thomas Suddendorf

I dislike writing book reviews but I enjoyed reading The Gap: The Science of What Separates Us from Other Animals, written by Thomas Suddendorf, sufficiently to motivate me to write a short review. From the book description: ‘There exists an … Continue reading

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Links: 20121113

  There’s Still a Case for Gold – Ron Paul wrote an excellent article about his book The Case for Gold (coauthored with Lewis Lehrman). Hopefully, Paul will become a more active article writer upon his retirement from Congress. “Thirty … Continue reading

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