Biology’s ultimate comeback story could debunk a key Darwin theory of evolution 

Scientists have long wondered whether there are limits to what evolution can do or if Darwin had the right idea. The truth may lie somewhere between the two. Source: Biology’s ultimate comeback sto…

Source: Biology’s ultimate comeback story could debunk a key Darwin theory of evolution – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Svalbard reindeer thrive as they shift diet towards ‘popsicle-like’ grasses  

Increased plant growth due to warmer climate appears to be prompting change in eating habits Source: Svalbard reindeer thrive as they shift diet towards ‘popsicle-like’ grasses | Wildlife | The Gua…

Source: Svalbard reindeer thrive as they shift diet towards ‘popsicle-like’ grasses  – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Animal activists say Senate omnibus bill condemns right whale to extinction   

Provision allows Maine’s lobster industry to continue using fishing gear that maims the species, often fatally, until 2028 Source: Animal activists say Senate omnibus bill condemns right whale to e…

Source: Animal activists say Senate omnibus bill condemns right whale to extinction  – 1848+: The End(s) of History

The Medea Hypothesis: Why some experts say life on Earth sows the seeds of its own destruction  

What if life on Earth isn’t calculating, but more akin to a “stupid puppy running amok,” accidentally destroying things? That’s the idea behind the provocative “Medea …

Source: The Medea Hypothesis: Why some experts say life on Earth sows the seeds of its own destruction  – 1848+: The End(s) of History