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Trilobites: White Clover Can Be an Annoying Weed. It May Also Hold Secrets to Urban Evolution.

The ubiquitous plant alters its defense systems in a tougher environment, prompting researchers to call it a perfect test species for study as urban areas expand.

From the NYTimes News-2018-7-20:14:6:1


Whale killing: DNA shows Iceland whale was rare hybrid

Genetic material proves that the animal killed off the coast of Iceland was not a blue whale but a rare hybrid.

From the BBC News-2018-7-20:8:5:1


Baby snake 'frozen in time' gives insight into lost world

The fossil of a prehistoric snake that lived alongside the dinosaurs has been found entombed in amber.

From the BBC News-2018-7-19:8:5:1


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Molecular Mechanisms of Microbial Evolution by P.H. Ampelotto (ed) from Springer (Jul 19).

The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins by David Begun from Princeton Univ Press (Jul 10).

Handbook of Systems Biology: Concepts and Insights by M.Walhout, M. Vidal, J.Dekker from Academic Press (Jul 6).

"Temperature-dependent sex determination in vertebrates" (Valenzuela and Lance, eds.; Smithsonian Books) is available as a free PDF from IA State, from Research Gate or from Open SI. (Jun 26).

The Evolution of Life by Graham Bell from Oxford Univ Press (Jun 22).

Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation by B. Nye from St.Martin's Press (Jun 20).


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