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How a Galapagos bird got tiny wings: cormorant's flightlessness tied to several genetic changes. Saey, Tina Hesman Jun 11, 2016 592
Genes for giraffes' long necks found: influences on embryonic development may explain length. Saey, Tina Hesman Jun 11, 2016 458
One gene governs finch beak size: Galapagos bird's postdrought molecular evolution detailed. Saey, Tina Hesman May 28, 2016 656
Raw meat, tools drove facial evolution: advantages of slicing food led to H. erectus' small teeth, jaws. Bower, Bruce Apr 2, 2016 452
Gene tweak led to human big toe: decrease in GDF6 protein helped enable upright walking. Saey, Tina Hesman Feb 6, 2016 585
Loss of vision saved cavefish energy: in dark, eyesight can be costly, oxygen measurements show. Milius, Susan Brief article Oct 17, 2015 271
Butterfly spots can mimic eyes to scare birds: test revives old idea about wing marks' role in evolution. Milius, Susan May 2, 2015 767
Neandertals evolved in fits and starts: fossil treasure trove shows nuances in hominid family tree. Ehrenberg, Rachel Jul 26, 2014 578
Drab now, female birds had more colorful evolution: male changes did not drive differences in avian plumage. Milius, Susan Jun 28, 2014 616
Row arises over Homo erectus height: doubt over whether Turkana Boy could have hit modern stature. Bower, Bruce May 31, 2014 530
Laetoli footprints show signs of unusual gait. Bower, Bruce Brief article May 31, 2014 112
Evolution of dark skin reconsidered: melanin could have protected early hominids from cancer. Bower, Bruce Apr 5, 2014 563
Neandertal hot spots highlighted in modern humans' DNA: Stone Age people's mating with now-extinct species had both genetic pros and cons. Bower, Bruce Mar 8, 2014 636
Stone Age Spaniard had blue eyes. Saey, Tina Hesman Brief article Feb 22, 2014 112
Sediba may be human forebear. Bower, Bruce Brief article May 18, 2013 179
Ardipithecus had humanlike skull: fossil analysis pegs East African species as hominid. Bower, Bruce May 18, 2013 367

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