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Have you lost your senses?

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. As I’m reading, I inhale deeply and catch … Continue reading

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Taming the Easter Rabbit

For the typical North American, Easter brings with it thoughts of bunnies, chocolate and otherwise. In antiquity, rabbits and hares were symbols of spring and fertility on account of their notorious fecundity: they are capable of superfetation, and can conceive … Continue reading

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