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Stephen Brodie commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"The dark age is not a term the Celts and Anglo-Saxons would have recognised in themselves "
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Doone commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Even in Europe, Spain under the Moors and the Byzantine Empire were not in the "Dark…"
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Mrs.B commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Oh such refreshing flowers!!!!"
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Mrs.B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"I like that, Davy."
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Mrs.B commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Sweating has always been an issue for me which is why I have a glass or cup of something on the go…"
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Davy commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Good to hear Ian that your test turned up nothing serious. As for peeing for me it is of a normal…"
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Davy commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Spring has sprung, and the grass has rize and a young man's thoughts turn to fancy. To much…"
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Davy commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Good to see Stephen.  I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and…"
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Davy commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Lies are forever attired whilst truth requires no raiment so she forever goes naked.  Forever…"
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Davy commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Yeah well the funny thing is that the Dark Ages only existed in the European world the rest of the…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Spring has sprung! On the grounds around my building, First the Crocuses and now the Daffodils are…"
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Loren Miller commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Or abused by his parents ... or abandoned by them because he or she is gay.  God is the…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Joan  my family were quite poor when my brother and sisters were born but by the time I…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Stephen, how awful to get heartburn or reflux after drinking water! My favorite beverage of all is…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Stephen, perhaps you are one of those "menopause" babies that show up unexpectedly, and…"
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Mrs.B commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Might be worth a try."
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Stephen Brodie commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"I agree with you Mrs.B the last thing that should happen is wasted vaccines. I…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"Joan you are lucky to live close to your daughter and granddaughter. I'm only in my…"
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Mrs.B commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"It should definitely not be wasted after all the trouble to get the shipments."
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Stephen Brodie commented on Sydni Moser's group AGING ATHEISTS
"People have phoned into my local radio station LBC claiming that younger people have turned up at…"
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The Denisova genome

Remember the 40,000 year-old Denisova finger bone that yielded sufficient DNA to speculate that this ancient human, like Neanderthals, inte…

Started by Adriana

7 Apr 23, 2017
Reply by Tom Sarbeck

Fish fins and mouse feet controlled by the same ancient genetic switch

Great post by Ed Yong on homeobox genes, i.e. those genes that regulate body patterns. Unsurprisingly, but still very, very cool to have ex…

Started by Adriana

6 Jan 5, 2013
Reply by Adriana

Genes evolve new functions and animals evolve new abilities

I absolutely love this story because it is a perfect illustration of how animals acquire new abilities when genes are tweaked by evolution…

Started by Adriana

0 Aug 28, 2012

Was there interbreeding between H. sapiens and Neanderthals?

First it was assumed that no interbreeding had occurred between us and Neanderthals, based on mitochondrial DNA. Then came the genomic sequ…

Started by Adriana

12 Aug 19, 2012
Reply by Susan Stanko

Genomes of modern African hunter-gatherers suggest a previously unknown human ancestor

A new article in the prestigious journal Cell describes the complete genomic sequence of 5 members of three African hunter gatherer populat…

Started by Adriana

5 Jul 27, 2012
Reply by Adriana

The gene duplication that changed our brains

Extra copies of a gene involved in brain development and making neuronal connections, called SRGAP2, may have allowed our evolving brains t…

Started by Adriana

5 May 7, 2012
Reply by Adriana

Massive Super Organism with Social Intelligence is Devouring the Titanic

I love to learn about our ancestors. As an evolved bacterian myself I can't help but be impressed by our cousin's strategic efficiency. Thi…

Started by Michel

0 Apr 8, 2012

Newfound fossil foot bones identify new tree-dwelling prehuman species

Eight newly-found fossil foot bones suggest that our ancestor Lucy (Australopithecus afarensis) had company 3.4 million years in Ethiopia.…

Started by Adriana

4 Mar 29, 2012
Reply by Michel

There is a little bit of gorilla in our DNA

I'm sure you're saying, "well, of course there is a little bit of gorilla in our DNA, we are related!" In fact, we are, and perhaps more cl…

Started by Adriana

6 Mar 14, 2012
Reply by Adriana

Welcome to Evolution: This View of Life

Just in time for Darwin Day last Sunday, a new and exciting online magazine has been launched, edited by David Sloan Wilson, called Welcome…

Started by Adriana

1 Feb 15, 2012
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