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#Evolution

From TheJournal.ie Fossil from previously unknown human species sparks fresh questions about where we come from Talking Bout An Evolution

Fossil from previously unknown human species sparks fresh questions about where we come from

Dubbed Homo luzonensis, it is a long-lost cousin of modern people.

From The42 The Cluxton effect, converted forwards and sports psychology  - the rise in free-taking goalkeepers Evolution

The Cluxton effect, converted forwards and sports psychology - the rise in free-taking goalkeepers

Cavan’s Raymond Galligan and Wicklow’s Mark Jackson both kick long-range frees for their counties.

From TheJournal.ie Butterflies are genetically wired to choose a mate that looks just like them Laws Of Attraction

Butterflies are genetically wired to choose a mate that looks just like them

Male butterflies show a preference for females that have similar markings.

From The42 Jim Gavin: 'The perception that Tyrone are just defensive is incorrect' Evolution

Jim Gavin: 'The perception that Tyrone are just defensive is incorrect'

Gavin is preparing to go head-to-head with Mickey Harte on Sunday, a man he says is “one of the all-time great Gaelic football managers.”

From TheJournal.ie This is why expressive brows might have mattered during human evolution On Fleek

This is why expressive brows might have mattered during human evolution

Mobile eyebrows gave us the communication skills to establish large, social networks.

From TheJournal.ie Prehistoric women crushing grain into flour were stronger than today's Olympic standard rowers Evolution

Prehistoric women crushing grain into flour were stronger than today's Olympic standard rowers

A new study has shown that the arm bones of Neolithic women were 11-16% stronger.

From The42 Kearns vows that Tipperary will only get better following stunning Croke Park success Evolution

Kearns vows that Tipperary will only get better following stunning Croke Park success

The Premier County boss has been reflecting on a League campaign that saw him use 27 players.

From TheJournal.ie Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus The Hole Truth

Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus

The Saccorhytus lived some 540 million years ago.

From The42 Mourinho admits changing style for United Evolution

Mourinho admits changing style for United

Manchester United’s performances are worthy of a place in the Premier League title fight, according to Jose Mourinho.

From TheJournal.ie This is what we'd have to look like if we wanted to survive every car crash Crash Test Dummy
From TheJournal.ie City in the sky - check out these incredible photos of Manhattan from above Stunning

City in the sky - check out these incredible photos of Manhattan from above

The number of skyscrapers in Manhattan has doubled to 56 in the last ten years, and another 19 are on the way.

The story of Gordon D'Arcy's hair through 12 glorious headshots

The Leinster and Ireland centre wasn’t afraid to adapt his image from time to time…

From The42 No point comparing Leinster to 2012 vintage, everything has changed -- Rob Kearney A Whole New World

No point comparing Leinster to 2012 vintage, everything has changed -- Rob Kearney

The fullback says his side must keep evolving to challenge the threats from the Top 14.

From The42 Money well spent - How Toulon evolved from rich mercenaries to trophy-addicted galacticos Evolution

Money well spent - How Toulon evolved from rich mercenaries to trophy-addicted galacticos

The team from the south of France have evolved dramatically over the last few years.

From TheJournal.ie These modern ads are even more sexist than their 'Mad Man'-era counterparts Evolution

These modern ads are even more sexist than their 'Mad Man'-era counterparts

One promotion from 2008 actually offered men a trip to pick a Russian bride.

Ireland Women aiming for 'the next level' with big changes on and off the field

New head coach Tom Tierney wants to bring more great athletes onto Ireland’s rugby scene.

From TheJournal.ie From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career Evolution

From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career

Sophia Stuart’s career began when the internet was taking its first steps, and her fascination with it took her all over the world.

From The42 How to change minds and influence people: Irish athletes who altered public perceptions in 2014 Evolution
From TheJournal.ie Pope backs evolution theory, says 'God doesn't have a magic wand' Big Bang Theory

Pope backs evolution theory, says 'God doesn't have a magic wand'

The pontiff said that the Big Bang theory is not inconsistent with Catholic teachings.

From The42 Wayne Rooney: I'm not the player I used to be Evolution

Wayne Rooney: I'm not the player I used to be

The England star was handed the club captaincy in the summer and insists his game has progressed.

From TheJournal.ie Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths. Get It On

Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths.

We (humans) eventually “outcompeted” them though. Go us.

From TheJournal.ie Why you feel like you're falling in your sleep Falling Slowly

Why you feel like you're falling in your sleep

Don’t be scared by the hypnic jerk.

From TheJournal.ie Herpes infected humans before we had even evolved into humans Thanks A Lot Apes
From TheJournal.ie Fish with protective parents (like Nemo) are more likely to evolve into new species Evolution

Fish with protective parents (like Nemo) are more likely to evolve into new species

Research from Trinity College Dublin has found that egg-guarding habits help boost species diversity.

From The42 Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason' Evolution

Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason'

As he moves towards the end of his Leinster career, the 35-year-old reflects on the great changes he has played through.

From TheJournal.ie At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy Bear Necessities

At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy

It’s all down to genes and some super-speedy evolution.

From The42 The evolution of the World Cup football in one cool GIF Brazil 2014

The evolution of the World Cup football in one cool GIF

They don’t make them like they used to.

10 life skills technology has stolen from you

The question is, do we care?

Rats could evolve to become 'bigger than sheep', scientists predict

If you’re terrified of rodents you may want to avert your eyes.

From TheJournal.ie Does heartbreak cause actual pain? Love Hurts

Does heartbreak cause actual pain?

A broken heart isn’t just an abstract concept… and evolution wants it that way.

From The42 VIDEO: Chabal gets smashed, gets angry in French second division Pro Div 2

VIDEO: Chabal gets smashed, gets angry in French second division

All together now, OOOOHHH!

From TheJournal.ie Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans Evolution

Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans

Site at caves of Atapuerca has been yielding secrets about evolution of mankind.

From TheJournal.ie Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm Evolution

Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm

New research has backed up a theory that females can speed up or slow down ‘male’ and ‘female’ sperm in the reproductive tract to choose the sex.

From TheJournal.ie Scientists discover new reason why humans began walking on two feet On Their Own Two Feet

Scientists discover new reason why humans began walking on two feet

And it seems it’s NOT because our ancestors were forced out of trees and onto their feet.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added Die Hard Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Die Hard

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

From TheJournal.ie US Congressman: evolution is a lie "straight from the pit of hell" Science This post contains videos

US Congressman: evolution is a lie "straight from the pit of hell"

Republican politician Paul Broun from Georgia, who sits on the US government’s science committee, said he believes the earth is les than 9,000 years old.

From The42 VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes Nostalgia This post contains videos

VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes

The genre has come a long way since its humble beginnings on the Atari 2600 in 1979.

From TheJournal.ie Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage Evolution This post contains videos

Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage

The US president said his position had been ‘evolving’ over the years but 16 years ago he declared support for legalizing same-sex marriage.

From TheJournal.ie 250 years of genius: The evolution of Guinness advertising Guinness This post contains images

250 years of genius: The evolution of Guinness advertising

For 250 years, Guinness has been been at the forefront of successful Irish branding. We take a look at how the company used advertising in print and on television to spread the word of the black stuff.

From TheJournal.ie NASA-funded Maynooth research project makes evolution breakthough Evolution

NASA-funded Maynooth research project makes evolution breakthough

International research team headed by an NUI Maynooth scientist says the potential for subsequent research using these findings is ‘endless’.

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