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Dogs descended from two ancient wolf populations.
 According to a study that examined DNA from 72 ancient wolves dating back 100,000 years, modern dogs have ancestors from wolves in Asia and...
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Ghost DNA from hybrid coyotes may be able to save endangered red wolves.
 A hidden reservoir of red wolf DNA has been discovered in coyotes in southwestern Louisiana, which could be used to help the endangered wo...
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AI ( Artificial intelligence) predicts crime with 90% accuracy a week in advance.
 Artificial intelligence that scours crime data can predict crime locations with up to 90% accuracy in the coming week, but there are concer...
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What does the recent US Supreme Court decision on carbon emissions mean?
  The US Supreme Court has ruled in a major environmental case to limit the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. Here'...
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A softer form of CRISPR may be able to edit genes more precisely.
 Off-target mutations can occur with CRISPR gene editing, but this appears to be less common with an enzyme that cuts one of the DNA stran...
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The ability of dinosaurs to survive icy cold helped them dominate the planet.
  Because dinosaurs were already adapted to polar environments, they may have survived cold winters during the end-Triassic extinction even...
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Evolutionary history of pandas that survive solely on bamboo
An ancient fossil reveals the earliest panda to survive solely on bamboo and the evolution of false panda thumbs. When is a thumb no longe...
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Ice Age wolf DNA reveals that dogs descended from 2 separate wolf populations.
  An international team of geneticists and archaeologists led by the Francis Crick Institute discovered that dogs' ancestors can be tra...
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Investigating positron scattering from massive molecular targets
 To investigate quantum properties that cannot be tested with electrons, new research looks at positron scattering from rare gas atoms enc...
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 Chemicals in the winter air in Fairbanks
According to new research that seeks to better understand the causes and makeup of the dirty air, a chemical compound discovered in Fairban...
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