Potatoes grown by cloning are cheap and plentiful, but they share the same genetic information, which makes them vulnerable to the same potato diseases.
The research literature reveals religion as a major barrier to the acceptance of the theory of evolution. What is it exactly about religious individuals that causes rejection of scientific evidence?
Evolution theory does encompass ideas and evidence regarding life's origins, but this is not the central focus of evolution theory.
The dictionaries define believe as to have confidence in the truth, the existence, or the reliability of something, although without absolute proof that one is right in doing so.
Little did the English economist Thomas Malthus know, with the publication of his book in 1789 he was rolling a snowball that would soon turn into an avalanche.
In the first half of the 20th century, Adolf Hitler’s Germany forcefully sterilized or murdered hundreds of thousands of people, whom they found genetically imperfect.
Between the 1890s and 1910s was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States of America.
The identification of signatures of adaptations to such dietary changes in the human genome sheds light on the evolutionary history of our species’ metabolism.
When the book was published in 1859 it became a bestseller instantly, partly thanks to his conversational style in the book, rather than academic.