WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- FEEDBACK. // New Scientist;3/29/2014, Vol. 221 Issue 2962, p64
A discussion of reader feedback is presented with information on articles from previous issues and other journals. A discussion of topics in the articles, including the delivery wrappers of the journal "New Scientist" which reminded readers of an article on a gravy making product in the April 3,...
- Letter from the New Chief Editors. Blaustein, Leon; Kotler, Burt // Israel Journal of Ecology & Evolution;2006, Vol. 52 Issue 1, pi
The article discusses the decision to change the name of the "Israel Journal of Zoology," to "Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution," to reflect the expansion of the journal's scope.
- GBE Editorâ€™s Report. Martin, Bill; Gojobori, Takashi // Genome Biology & Evolution;Sep2012, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p1031
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses updates and changes to the journal including its appearance, editorial board members, and submissions.
- When did dogs become our best friends? Hecht, Jeff // New Scientist;11/30/2002, Vol. 176 Issue 2371, p16
Reports on the research study conducted by scientists at the Royal Institution of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden regarding the evolution history of dogs. Genetic analysis on domestic dogs; Relation between dogs and grey wolves; Archaeologists date related to dogs evolution.
- 'Intelligent Design' in Ohio? Hoekstra, Bud // American Biology Teacher (National Association of Biology Teache;Oct2002, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p567
Comments on the evolution theory. Theological concept of intelligent design; Recognition of intelligent design as an opposition to the scientific theory of evolution; Significance of the ability of a scientist to create.
- 100 and 50 years ago. // Nature;7/10/2003, Vol. 424 Issue 6945, p139
In order to account for the origin of species, researchers assume that the tendency of an individual to vary is handed down to future generations by appropriate modifications in the transmitted germ-plasma. But, unless people believe in the inheritance of acquired characters, the tendency of the...
- TO BE HUMAN. // American Biology Teacher (University of California Press);Feb2012, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p132
The article discusses claims by scientists that humans are unique as a species. It notes that scientists have constantly qualified such claims in the cases of use of tools, use of language, and play. The author contends that human uniqueness is an ideological stance that is only disguised by...
- Darwin and design. Wainwright, Milton; Abraham, Michael; Adams, Nicholas; Vuoso, Pasquale; Mealing, Paul; Vardy, David // New Scientist;7/30/2005, Vol. 187 Issue 2510, p18
Presents letters to the editor about an article on Darwinism, published in an earlier issue of the journal "NewScientist." Opinion on the intelligent design of biological evolution; Comment on the acceptance of the time periods associated with evolution, by modern scientists; Information on the...
- "Missing Link" Media Coverage Went Amiss. // New American (08856540);6/22/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 13, p7
The article reports on the Ida fossil which created a big media splash in 2009. On May 29, the journal "Guardian" published issues regarding the discovery of this fossil, which is considered a missing link in human evolution. The journal "New Scientist" also published the article "Why Ida Fossil...