A Species in the Making

A Species in the Making

On a treeless volcanic island, the finches that stared in Darwin’s On the Origin of Species seem to have done it again. The origin of a new species—in this case, at least—takes big beaks, a bit of luck, and a remarkable amount of inbreeding.

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Preview graphic courtesy of Nik Schulz

Making Smart Machines Fair

Making Smart Machines Fair

Domestic Dogs’ Affability May Be Thanks to a Genetic Boost

Domestic Dogs’ Affability May Be Thanks to a Genetic Boost