Nick Bascom's Articles
- NewsBased on the way that primitive lungfish use their fins to move along tank bottoms, researchers argue for an underwater start to four-legged locomotion.
- NewsFor occupants of the Oval Office, wealth, status and quality medical care more than compensate for any life-shortening effects of stress.
- NewsGlaciers in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres advance and retreat together.
- NewsTangled senses may have genetic or chemical roots, or both.
- NewsAll walking animals use the same basic nerve patterns to put one leg in front of the other(s).
- NewsEvolutionary shifts about 52 million and 16 million years ago led to the group structures observed today, researchers argue.
- NewsSpectacular web designs trace back to a single spider origin.
- NewsKilling off dormant cells slows the decline of mice genetically engineered to grow old fast.
- NewsEvidence in teeth suggests that sauropods sought greener pastures in dry North American summers.