Species: The evolution of the idea

My revised book is now titled Species: The evolution of the idea, and now contains a philosophy section as well as a complete list of species concept[ion]s and an appendix of all taxonomic levels I could locate. It is due out in February 2018 from CRC Press. I have done a complete revision of all sections Read More...

Genetics and microbiome of cattle methane production: 2017 PLOS Genetics Research Prize Winning Research

post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons aTTThe PLOS Genetics Editors-in-Chief and Senior Editors would like to congratulate: Rainer Roehe, Richard J. Dewhurst, Carol-Anne Duthie, John A. Rooke, Nest McKain, Dave W.  Ross, Jimmy J. Hyslop, Anthony Waterhouse,

Understanding Images: Shedding light on nuclear size control

0000-0002-8715-2896 Understanding Images: Shedding light on nuclear size control   post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above Authors: Kazunori Kume1 and Helena Cantwell2 1: Hiroshima Research Center for Healthy Aging, Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Graduate School of

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

0000-0002-8715-2896 Oldest Homo sapiens a “nothingburger”? Plus top journos blast secrecy on health care law   Posted June 16, 2017 by Tabitha M. Powledge in Uncategorized post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above OLDEST HOMO SAPIENS? It’s

Tips on Nominating an Article for the $5,000 PLOS Genetics Research Prize 2017

0000-0002-8715-2896 Tips on Nominating an Article for the $5,000 PLOS Genetics Research Prize 2017   post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above Nominations are open until Friday, June 16, 2017 at 11.59 PM Eastern Time. To assist

Understanding Images: Human nose shape and climate adaptation

0000-0002-8715-2896 Understanding Images: Human nose shape and climate adaptation   Posted June 5, 2017 by Guest Contributor in Biology, Climate, Environment, Evolution, Genetics, Image, Open access, Outreach, PLOS Genetics, Research post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above

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

0000-0002-8715-2896 Six things we learned from that massive new study of intelligence genes   Posted May 26, 2017 by Tabitha M. Powledge in Uncategorized post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above Genes help shape intelligence, period. That’s

Toward designer babies and creating (human?) genomes

0000-0002-8715-2896 Toward designer babies and creating (human?) genomes   Posted May 19, 2017 by Tabitha M. Powledge in Uncategorized post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above NO SEX, NO PAIN: TOWARD LAB-GROWN DESIGNER BABIES It gives new

Nominations open for the PLOS Genetics Research Prize 2017

0000-0002-8715-2896 Nominations open for the PLOS Genetics Research Prize 2017   post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above Have you read a 2016 PLOS Genetics Research Article that stood out for you in terms of the strength

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

0000-0002-8715-2896 News about ancient humanity: Humans in California 130,000 years ago? Homo naledi find is much younger than expected   Posted May 5, 2017 by Tabitha M. Powledge in Uncategorized post-info AddThis Sharing Buttons above