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Race, ethnicity and community
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Race, ethnicity and community

What does ‘race’ mean today, to a biologist? The ‘candelabra’ model of racial development is now rejected in favour of a ‘trellis’ model. . Nigel Pocock . Even with Neanderthals, cross-species mating was occurring. Modern Europeans consequently have between 2%-5% Neanderthal DNA. The trellis model allows for constant movement of […]

In the primeval  forest
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In the primeval forest

This summer we’re holidaying  in Scotland, among the Caringrorm mountains. Today my wife decided we should go for a bracing walk, but not too far, out of her consideration for my natural aversion to physical exercise.– – Steve Latham – So, a one hour stroll up the hill behind our […]