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From the BBC News-2015-5-23:20:6:1

VIDEO: Dog evolution 'earlier than thought'

Dogs may have been domesticated much earlier than previously though, Swedish researchers suggest.

From the BBC News-2015-5-22:8:5:1

Scientists Sample the Ocean and Find Tiny Additions to the Tree of Life

Researchers studied plankton from around the globe and uncovered vast genetic diversity and clues to how warming temperatures may affect ocean life.

From the NYTimes News-2015-5-21:20:6:1

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Y.N.Harari from Harper Collins (May 1).

The Genealogy Of A Gene, by M.W.Jackson from MIT Press (May 1).

Naturalists in Paradise: Wallace, Bates, and Spruce in the Amazon, by J.Hemming from Thames and Hudson (Apr 22).

The Least Likely Man: Marshall Nirenberg and the Discovery of the Genetic Code, by F.H.Portugal, from MIT Press (Apr 22).

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Y.Harari from Harper (Apr 14).

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May 25 08:00Phylodynamic inference with kernel ABC and its application to HIV epidemiology - Art F. Y. Poon (MBE)
May 25 08:00Mechanisms underlying mammalian hybrid sterility in two feline interspecies models. - Brian W. Davis et al. (MBE)
May 23 08:00Nucleomorph genome sequences of two chlorarachniophytes, Amorphochlora amoebiformis and Lotharella vacuolata - Shigekatsu Suzuki, Shu Shirato, Yoshihisa Hirakawa, Ken-ichiro Ishida (GBE)

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