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Evolutionary Outsourcing – Using Symbionts as Vitamin Factories

This entry is part of a recurring series called Use It Or Lose It that looks at those things that didn’t make the evolutionary cut and have been lost in modern species. ‘Eat your carrots, they’re good for your eyesight’ … Continue reading

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Getting Around

Europe may have seen a historic heat wave this August, but the Biophiles kept cool by heading due north to the Svalbard archipelago, a group of islands 1000 km off the Norwegian mainland and at 78° latitude, well above the arctic … Continue reading

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