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It only took a `perfect storm` to fell Ice Age giants  Jun 18, 12:56 pm
Washington D.C, Jun 18 (ANI): Turns out, Ice Age giants, including elephant-sized sloths and powerful sabre-toothed cats that once roamed the windswept plains of Patagonia, southern South America, were finally felled by a perfect storm of a rapidly warming climate and humans.
Non-Africans have lower fitness, courtesy Neanderthal heritage  Jun 7, 10:05 am
Washington D.C., June 7 (ANI): The Neanderthals genome contained harmful mutations that made them around 40 percent less reproductively fit than modern humans; and non-Africans inherited some of this genetic burden when they interbred with our extinct cousins, says a genetic research.
Meet the top 10 new species for 2016   May 24, 9:50 am
Washington D.C, May 24 (ANI): A species on humans' family tree, hominin, and an ape nicknamed "Laia" that might provide clues to the origin of humans are among the top 10 new species of 2016.
Regrowing body parts closer to reality  May 9, 12:24 pm
Washington D.C, May 9 (ANI): A future, in which humans regrow lost or diseased body parts, may feel like a mirage, but a team of scientists begs to differ.
Did diet give humans evolutionary edge over Neanderthals?  Apr 28, 1:01 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 28 (ANI): Paleo-diet may be the latest thing, but the original version favoured by Neanderthals may have contributed to their extinction.
For the first time researchers locate happiness genes  Apr 26, 10:29 am
Washington D.C., April 26 (ANI): Researchers have recently isolated the parts of the human genome that could explain the differences in how humans experience happiness.
'We humans failed you', says Kohli on 'innocent' Shaktimaan's death  Apr 21, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, Apr.21 (ANI): Paying tribute to 'Shaktimaan', the Uttarakhand Police horse who succumbed to his injury on Wednesday, star Indian batsman Virat Kohli on Thursday said, "We humans failed you."
Human limbs evolved from transformation of gill arches   Apr 20, 2:46 pm
Washington D.C., April 20 (ANI): Sharks, skates, and rays have appendages growing out of the gill arch, a small cradle of bones that supports the gills. This anatomical peculiarity has led to the proposal that the paired limbs of humans, and before that the paired fins of fish, evolved from the transformation of gill arches in early fish.
STIs, peer pressure drove ancient humans to monogamy  Apr 13, 7:57 am
Washington D.C, Apr 13 (ANI): According to a recent study, the root of marriage can be traced back to nothing romantic, rather it may have been started just to avoid sexually transmitted diseases (STIs).
Neanderthals may have diseases carried out of Africa  Apr 11, 11:47 am
Washington D.C., April 11 (ANI): A recent study suggests that Neanderthals across Europe may well have been infected with diseases carried out of Africa by waves of anatomically modern humans or Homo sapiens.
Researchers point out gene responsible for sleep deprivation, metabolic disorders   Mar 25, 10:21 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that fruit flies, who have similar sleeping habits like humans, can tell a lot about the connection between sleep deprivation and metabolic disorders like diabetes, obesity, and blood glucose levels.
Find out yeast's 'chocolaty' secret....  Mar 25, 9:49 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 25 (ANI): For years humans have used yeast to make bread, beer, and wine and the wild strains of yeast are also found in the natural fermentations that are essential for chocolate and coffee production.
We are releasing carbon 10 times faster than ever before  Mar 22, 11:58 am
Washington D.C, Mar 22 (ANI): By studying deep sea sediments, a team of researchers has discovered that humans are releasing carbon 10 times faster than during any event in the past 66 million years.
Protect cows but don't kill humans: CPI (M)  Mar 21, 5:36 pm
New Delhi, Mar.21 (ANI): CPI (M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Monday trained his guns at the BJP-led NDA Government over the recent Latehar incident where two cattle traders were found hanging from a tree and said innocent humans should not be killed in the name of nationalism.
After Ebola and Zika, this new virus is poised to infect humans: Study  Mar 15, 1:26 pm
Washington, D.C, Mar. 15 (ANI): According to a new study, a SARS-like virus found in Chinese horseshoe bats may be poised to infect humans.
Humans have impacted climate since 1937  Mar 9, 10:26 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 9 (ANI): A new study has found that humans have triggered the last 16 record-breaking hot years experienced on Earth (up to 2014), with their impact on the global climate going as far back as 1937.
Neanderthals, humans interbred 50k yrs earlier than we believed  Feb 18, 8:28 am
Washington D.C, Feb 18 (ANI): Neanderthals, who disappeared nearly 40,000 years ago, may have interbred with humans much earlier than we thought, a new study has suggested.
Fossil analysis pushes back apes, humans by two million years  Feb 17, 11:10 am
Washington D.C Feb. 17 (ANI): The common ancestors of apes and humans, Chororapithecus abyssinicus, evolved in Africa not Eurasia, two million years earlier than previously thought, says a new study.
Robots to make humans unemployed in 30 years: Computer expert  Feb 15, 5:00 pm
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): A computer expert in the United States has predicted that robots and intelligent machines would be able to take over jobs traditionally performed by humans and would result in significant rise in unemployment.
Here's how we're losing fight against bedbugs  Feb 1, 1:33 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 1 (ANI): In the ongoing war between bedbugs and the humans, the bugs may be winning as a new study has revealed that they have developed resistance to a class of insecticides known as neonicotinoids, or neonics, the shortened name.
Rodents empathise, just like you  Jan 22, 4:14 pm
Washington D.C, Jan 22 (ANI): A new study has pointed out that empathy is more common in animals than previously believed.
Faces and their emotions matter to dogs  Jan 20, 12:39 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that like humans, dogs too have social gazing behavior and so, emotional expressions do have an effect on their behavior.
Rats can cause health threats to poultry, humans: Study  Jan 18, 9:44 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that rats can absorb disease agents from their local environment and spread them.
Now you can walk upright with this gene  Jan 8, 2:04 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 8 (ANI): A new study has found that a tweak in gene expression might help humans walk upright.
Presence of Helicobacter pylori in Ötzi's stomach detected: Study  Jan 8, 2:04 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 8 (ANI): A team of researchers have detected the presence of Helicobacter pylori in Ötzi's stomach contents, a bacterium found in half of all humans today.