Genetic Data and Fossil Evidence Tell Differing Tales of Human Origins – neanderthals in africa?
If Allah Wills It – why so little science (or reading for that matter) in the muslim world? @those who can see.
Out-of-Wedlock Births, Liberals and Conservatives – “[U]nintelligent men are less encumbered by bachelorhood when it comes to producing offspring. On the flip side, intelligent men generally are childless if they are not married.” – from jayman.
Too darn hot? – “Does higher IQ correlate with colder temperatures? Not among people belonging to the same cultural system, such as the Chinese.” – from peter frost.
The problem with high IQ – mental illness. from secular blood.
Family Type and Fertility – @hail to you.
Human cycles: History as science – cliodynamics. 2020 – the next bad year.
Research links sexual imagery and consumer impatience – “[S]exual cues cause us to be impatient and can affect monetary decisions.” — “us” meaning men. (~_^)
Conservatives and perversity – from the inductivist.
bonus: ‘Bullingdon Club’ dolphins form elite societies and cliques, scientists find – “Dolphins form cliques based on their skills, scientists have found, suggesting they could be the only non-human mammals to indulge in elite societies.”
bonus bonus: C’est Chick – i had to link to it. you see that, don’t you?
bonus bonus bonus: Double Jeopardy – “In China, the rich and powerful can hire body doubles to do their prison time for them.” – this one’s for luke. (^_^)
bonus bonus bonus bonus: High-Profile Geneticists Post Findings on Popular Pre-Publication Site – arXiv – “‘It’s wonderful if biologists are belatedly joining the late twentieth century,’ he [Paul Ginsparg] quips. ‘Welcome to the party; better late than never.'”
bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus: Beak Heat – Evolutionary Theory of Bird Bills May Need Revision – “[B]eak size may also be an adaptation to regulate temperature and conserve water.”
bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus: forget the paleo-diet, try the chimp diet! (not as many bananas as you would think.)
bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus bonus: Australian Billionaire Wants To Build Jurassic Park-Style Resort – i’m going!
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