A Soviet-Era Fox Experiment May Finally Reveal The Genes Behind Domestication

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert August 6, 2018 at 09:19PM.) In 1959, Soviet scientists … Continue reading A Soviet-Era Fox Experiment May Finally Reveal The Genes Behind Domestication

Smash ‘God’ Drops Out Of Tournament Because His Controller Isn’t Properly Malfunctioning

Adam “Armada” Lindgren, considered one of the “five gods” of competitive Super Smash Bros. Melee, has dropped out of this weekend’s DreamHack Austin due to a controller that isn’t malfunctioning … Continue reading Smash ‘God’ Drops Out Of Tournament Because His Controller Isn’t Properly Malfunctioning

Russian geneticist repeats dog domestication with foxes in just fifty years

Red Fox. Credit: Jonn Leffmann/Wikipedia/CC BY 3.0 (Phys.org)—A Russian geneticist, the BBC is reporting, replicated the process that led to the domestication of the dog, with foxes, over the course … Continue reading Russian geneticist repeats dog domestication with foxes in just fifty years