Darwin’s Finches Are In Danger Because a Parasite Is Changing Their Mating Song
By deforming their beaks, an introduced parasite is causing two finch species to hybridize, changing the course of their evolution.
We Are Programmed to Die Early, and That’s a Good Thing
Complex systems theorists have created a model that overturns longstanding assumptions about the relationship between death and natural selection.
Three Years After His Brush with Fame, the IKEA Monkey Is Doing Great
On December 9, 2012, Darwin the macaque became a celebrity after a photo of him in a coat went viral. Today he lives at the Story Book Farm Primate Sanctuary in Ontario.