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Domestication / Jared Diamond

Illustration from the following article:

Evolution, consequences and future of plant and animal domestication

Jared Diamond, Nature 418, 700-707(8 August 2002) doi:10.1038/nature01019

Figure 1: Comparisons of domesticated wild species (left of each pair) and their never-domesticated close relatives (right) reveal the subtle factors that can derail domestication. 87 more words

Female Asperger

Biodiversity challenge - Axolotl

Gills allowed (The Mexican who never grew up)

Spill the beans, amphibian Pedro Pan,
Can you resolve the mystery
Of your preternatural history?
Prince of perpetual adolescence;

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Biodiversity