An analysis of 110 cannabis genomes upended prevailing assumptions about the plant’s history of cultivation.
When people migrated to North America some 10,000 years ago, they brought their canine companions with them.
New research finds that cats were independently tamed in the Near East and Egypt.
Extinction isn't the only end game.
Bone fragments illuminate an early era of cat domestication.
Prevailing theory holds that the long and convoluted trajectory of dogs traces back to East Asia. New research says it's Europe. So, which is it?
Anyone who's had their shoes eaten might not think dogs are really man's best friend, but they're possibly the oldest. A dog skull newly discovered in a Siberian cave is 33,000 years old, and is one of the oldest examples of human domestication of...