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Did Humans Evolve From Apes?

In 10th grade I read the play Inherit the Wind for the first of several times. Its subject matter, traditional American Christian belief versus the theory of evolution, reached for something higher than just an argument over whether or not evolution should be taught in schools. 312 more words

Apes

#26: The Schwarzenegger Special

We all know that if Schwarzenegger shows up in a movie, it’s guaranteed to feature some good science. Or is it? We take a look at the back catalogue of Mia’s favourite action star to see just how good his movie science is. 34 more words

Gravy

#24: The Future of Evolution

What will humans of the future look like? And what could they achieve? This week Rhys challenges Mia to forecast the future of evolution for humans and other animals. 18 more words

Gravy

Plants are awesome!

Plants, they may not know when winter is coming like Ned Stark, but they certainly know when it’s gone!  Plants are able to choose the right time to flower every year.  633 more words

Biology

-by Kimberly Berglöf

Imagine that you are at your local supermarket. You really want fish for dinner. In front of you are two options; a normal cod fillet and one that has a sustainability label on it, this one does however cost €1 more. 698 more words

Sustainability

The Morbid Anatomy Anthology

The Morbid Anatomy Anthology, edited by Joanna Ebenstein and Colin Dickey

Synopsis: Since 2008, the Morbid Anatomy Library of Brooklyn, New York, has hosted some of the best scholars, artists and writers working along the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine, death and the macabre, religion and spectacle.  257 more words

History

-by Jesper Nyberg

Greenhouse gas emitters like cars, airplanes and fossil fuel power plants get a lot of media attention regarding their part in global warming. 615 more words

Sustainability