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Darwin's finches or Galapagos finches. Darwin, 1845. Journal of researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world, under the Command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.N. 2d edition.

Darwin's Finches and Morning Sickness - Science Update

... Hirshon and Chelsea Wald will be looking at evolution in Darwin's finches and also why pregnant women get morning ... - a theory first proposed by foreign biologist Charles Darwin. In this episode, we'll learn about brand new insights into evolution from the finches Darwin studied. But first, scientists have long wondered why ...

An adult yellow-bellied marmot

The sound of fear

... looking and  listening to screams and it turns out that Darwin didn't know what marmots were - nowhere in Darwin is the word marmot. But Darwin knew what screams where. Darwin said "that screams ...

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Could computers crack human emotions?

... communications.  It's being studied scientifically since Darwin's time.  He was interested in the way that we use ...

A man and a woman performing a modern dance.

Dancing in your Genes

... dance. Now it's thought to be that dancing might be, as Darwin suggested, some kind of courtship ritual so that like ...

Organic cultivation of mixed vegetables on an organic farm in Capay, California.

Dominic Berry - Intellectual property

... So, these breeders were important to people like Charles Darwin, who I understand is someone that a lot of your ... in. Breeders mattered fundamentally to the way in which Darwin went about during his research and the way in which he ...

Laughing baby

Laughing babies

... that you know very well. There’s a great bit in one of Darwin’s books where he observes that little children ...

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Could animals speak?

... on? Jacob - What people have said for a long time; in fact Darwin said this, he said “perhaps the brain is much more ...

Transmitting H5N1 and A 50 Gigapixel Camera!

... refine pieces of music enjoyed by the masses. The website Darwin tunes, which has been online since 2009, invited ...

IgNobel founder Marc Abrahams, Wisconsin-Madison scientists Molly Jahn, ABC Science Show's Robyn Williams, Naked Scientist Chris Smith, MIT's Kathleen Kennedy and UK science minister David Willetts at the AAAS, 2014.

Naked at the AAAS 2014 meeting

... people? Robyn -   Well, the figures for the rejection of Darwin and Evolutionary theory I thought was something like ... Australia about 30% of the population doesn’t agree with Darwin’s ideas.  I thought it was more like over half in ... in the United States so that you can actually teach Darwin’s ideas freely and exchange these ideas without the ...

Foetus in ultrasound

Why are some people left handed?

... see that very easily in small modern families.  Charles Darwin had 10 children.  His wife was left-handed and two of ...

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Bee-keeping scientists!

... you know the word science/scientist comes into being, Darwin, Thompson, so lots of great figures of science emerge. ...