Parasite turns women into ‘sex kittens’

Parasite turns women into ‘sex kittens’ – Yahoo!7 News: A common parasite can increase a women’s attractiveness to the opposite sex but also make men more stupid, an Australian researcher says.” Please ignore the title of this news item and read the full article by following the link. I think I’ll start a vegetarian diet…

Humans and Chimps: Close But Not That Close

Science & Technology at Scientific American.com: Humans and Chimps: Close But Not That Close — There’s a bigger genetic jump between humans and chimps than previously believed by JR Minkel: “A lot more genes may separate humans from their chimp relatives than earlier studies let on. Researchers studying changes in the number of copies of […]