How insects got their wings REVEALED: Crustacean ancestor of modern insects first developed wings from an outgrowth on its legs 300 million years ago Study…Read More Insect wings 'evolved from an outgrowth on a crustacean ancestor'
Extinct human species evolved rapidly to survive climate change by adapting its jaw and teeth to eat tougher foods, 2 million-year-old fossil reveals The emergence…Read More Human species evolved to survive climate change 2 million years ago
Tiny flatworm that has evolved to survive in different sea water conditions in just 100 years provides some of first living proof that species can…Read More Flatworm evolved to survive in different sea conditions in 100 years
Human teeth ‘first evolved 400million years ago’ in a bizarre armoured fish, X-ray analysis reveals Fossilised fish teeth are so similar to ours that they’re…Read More Human teeth evolved 400 million years ago in a 'strange armoured fish'
Men really are ‘born ready’: The male body evolved as a specialised fighting WEAPON purpose-built by evolution to throw punches and beat up sexual rivals,…Read More Male bodies evolved to be specialised at PUNCHING, study finds
Giant dinosaurs may have panted like dogs to keep cool: Study shows the prehistoric reptiles evolved different cooling systems to avoid suffering heat stroke Giant…Read More Giant dinosaurs evolved different ways to keep cool
Human hearts evolved to be better at endurance tasks and became less ‘ape-like’ when we stopped hunting for food and started farming Humans have longer,…Read More Human hearts evolved to be better at endurance tasks
From beach scenes in black and white to wartime tools of propaganda: Fascinating images reveal how the humble postcard has evolved since being introduced in…Read More Fascinating images reveal how the humble postcard has evolved