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Science Selections From Popular Scientific Journals

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Science Selections From Popular Scientific Journals

    Hand Out - Aug 2020 Scientific American

    Hand Out - Aug 2020 Scientific American

    The CoVid-19 pandemic has revealed that we don't need handshakes. By Steve Mirsky.

    • 6 min
    Survival of the Friendliest

    Survival of the Friendliest

    Natural selection for hypersocial traits enabled Earth's apex species to best Neandrtals and other competitors.

    • 18 min
    Galileo & Plague - Aug, 2020 Scientific American

    Galileo & Plague - Aug, 2020 Scientific American

    In a plague outbreak in the 1630's Galileo was forced to find new ways of researching and connecting with his family. By Hannah Marcus

    • 12 min
    Do Dogs See In Black & White - The Conversation Jul 2020

    Do Dogs See In Black & White - The Conversation Jul 2020

    Dogs see the world differently than people, but it's a myth that they see only black, white and shades of gray. By Nancy Dreschel

    • 6 min
    When Did We Lose British Accents? - From Pocket Worthy

    When Did We Lose British Accents? - From Pocket Worthy

    Absence of audio recording technology makes 'when' a tough question to answer. But there are theories as to 'why'. By Matt Soniak

    • 7 min
    Space: The Final Illusion - From Pocket Worthy

    Space: The Final Illusion - From Pocket Worthy

    The idea that objects influence each other because they're in physical proximity is soon to be proven wrong. By Lee Smolin.

    • 16 min

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