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Rita Ponce

Evolutionary Biology

Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal

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Lactose tolerance spread through Europe faster than previously thought

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A new study traces the prevalence of a lactose-tolerance mutation through genetic analysis of Bronze Age bones

Why do some islands have more species than others?

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New research on island birds confirms key aspects of a 60-year-old theory

Male mosaic canaries are more colorful than their female counterparts thanks to one gene

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Researchers found that carotenoid pigments in female canaries' feathers break down faster than in males

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Invasive species are pushing close to the boundaries of protected areas

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Protected areas are successful at maintaining ecosystems, but for how long?

Fanni Daniella Szakal

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'Hyper urban' coyote genomes are growing apart from their city and rural cousins

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Humans’ built environment has consequences even for creatures that seem to thrive in cities

Jaime Chambers

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