Oldest Homo sapiens a “nothingburger”? Plus US health care policy approaches The End

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Can US Cities, States Reduce Carbon Emissions without Feds? Coping with Trump and Climate Change

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Six things we learned from that massive new study of intelligence genes

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Toward designer babies and creating (human?) genomes

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How Americans View Impact of the March for Science plus more news about ancient humanity: Homo naledi (cont’d) and the Hobbit

0000-0002-8715-2896 Breaking news about the March for Science plus more news about ancient humanity: Homo naledi (cont’d) and the Hobbit   Posted May 12, 2017 by Tabitha M. Powledge in Uncategorized post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons

News about ancient humanity: Humans in California 130,000 years ago? Homo naledi find is much younger than expected

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What is 23andMe gene-testing really for? Plus the March for Science is almost here

0000-0002-8715-2896Source: What is 23andMe gene-testing really for? Plus the March for Science is almost here AddThis Sharing Buttons above 23ANDME AND YOU IN THE DATABASE The gene-testing company 23andMe professed itself delighted at the government’s

Human cannibalism through the ages: Why? Also, more on the March for Science, plus scientists as politicians

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De-extinction is fake news: the Woolly Mammoth is Gone, Gone, Gone

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Is the March for Science in trouble?

download0000-0002-8715-2896Source: Is the March for Science in trouble? AddThis Sharing Buttons above IS THE MARCH FOR SCIENCE IN TROUBLE? Looking at the world map the March for Science organizers have posted about participation in satellite