Ignacio Ezquerro

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New evidence on the tool-assisted hunting exhibited by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) in a savannah habitat at Fongoli, Sénégal

• Pickering TR<p>. 2013 <i>Rough and tumble: aggression, hunting and human evolution</i> Berkeley, CA: California University Press.<p>Pickering TR,<br>• Dominguez-Rodrigo M<p>…

INFOGRAPHIC: The countries with the most threatened mammals in the world

Many of the world’s most magnificent animals are disappearing at an alarming rate – in some countries more than others. This new infographic reveals …

Conservation news - Environmental science and conservation news

by Riana Raymonde Randrianarisoa 16 March 2018<p>ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar — Two weeks ago, the bodies of 11 critically endangered lemurs were discovered …

Extreme inbreeding is no big deal for mountain gorillas

Finally, some good news for mountain gorillas. The highly endangered apes have been so rare for so long that they have already weathered the initial …

Gorillas

New monkey species revealed thanks to distinctive penis

Video: New monkey species spotted in Tibet<p>Meet the world’s newest monkey. The white-cheeked macaque, <i>Macaca leucogenys</i>, has been discovered in …

Zoology

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European Space Agency

Extinct Humans Passed High-Altitude Gene to Tibetans

Tibetan people can survive on the roof of the world—one of the most inhospitable places that anybody calls home—thanks to a version of a gene that they inherited from a group of extinct humans called Denisovans, who were only discovered four years ago thanks to 41,000-year-old DNA recovered from a …

Altitude adaptation in Tibetans caused by introgression of Denisovan-like DNA | Nature

Una bandada de genomas, por Pedro Cáceres

“Una bandada de genomas”; “La evolución a vista de pájaro”, “¡Los dinosaurios están vivos!” … El pasado diciembre la prensa mundial se inundaba de …