Tagged With Evolution

6 ways evolution screwed us over

The fat in camel humps is so nutritious that one company sells it by the jar for cooking

Cockroaches are becoming resistant to common insecticides, which could make them nearly impossible to exterminate

From the 1800s to now: Here's how swimsuits have changed over the years

Scientists found a billion-year-old fungus, and it could change our understanding of how life migrated to land

The reason humans have sharp front teeth isn't for tearing meat

Paleontologists have discovered an ancient whale that had four legs and could walk on land

10 birds that look eerily similar to their dinosaur ancestors

10 animals that are rapidly adapting to survive in cities and new climates

So many animals will go extinct in the next 50 years that it will take Earth at least 3 million years to recover, a study has found

3 surprising ways humans are still evolving

Australians are just one generation away from a time when even most university students believed God created humans

How dinosaurs took over the world

An evolutionary biologist's profound TED talk explains why you should think of life as an 'unfinished book'

A 240-million-year-old fossil is now the oldest known ancestor of snakes and lizards -- and experts are calling it a 'Rosetta Stone' of evolution

We evolved to find sex disgusting, according to a new study -- and women may feel it more than men

What humans will look like on Mars

The cause of all war boils down to sex and social status, according to a conflict expert who used to be in the British army

Why children write their letters backwards

How humans evolved to become the best runners on the planet