New findings shed light on role of a new kind of epigenetic signaling in evolution, could yield clues for understanding birth defects, regeneration
Source: Epigenetic Signaling Induces Species Specific Head and Brain Growth in Flatworms | GEN News Highlights | GEN
As dissociative identity disorder patient “B.T.” oscillated between identities, her vision flicked on and off like a light switch in her mind.
Source: The blind woman who switched personalities and could suddenly see – The Washington Post
A study discovered a new form of light communication used by of mantis shrimp, and how fiddler crabs use the same sense in a much more different way.
Source: Shrimps communicate using a secret, polarized light language
As more Millennials are leaving religion in droves, or choosing not to identify with any faith, acceptance of evolution among the public strengthens.
Source: More young Americans support evolution in favor of creationism
Scientists have solved a longstanding mystery about how some fish seem to disappear from predators in the open waters of the ocean.
Source: How some fish use polarized light to make themselves invisible to predators
A brief summary: I’ve built a web application to help me stay on top of my depression. Every day I track a number of indicators — when I…
Source: How I’m Handling My Depression (Using an App) — Medium
A northern white rhinoceros dies in a zoo in San Diego, California, leaving only three of the animals still alive in the world.
Source: Northern white rhino dies in US, leaving only three alive – BBC News