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Interspecies Sex is Behind The Gender Gradient in Mosses

This post is the latest in a recurring series called the Difference Between Boys and Girls, which talks about gender inequality and the battle of the sexes in biology. Gender isn’t a simple affair in mosses – sexual systems are … Continue reading

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Sensual Scents – How Magnolias Turn on the Human Brain

The buds have burst in Oslo, and my daily walking commute takes me under the auspices of pink and white magnolia trees. As soon as I find myself under one of these beauties, my steps invariably slow and I dally … Continue reading

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Men With Style – Nuptial Colouration in Fish

This post is the latest in a recurring series called the Difference Between Boys and Girls, which talks about gender inequality and the battle of the sexes in biology. Humans aren’t the only creatures that try to look their best … Continue reading

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