An object lesson in what happens when people in positions of political and cultural authority indulge their biases by suspending disbelief.
Jerry CoyneThe mantra of "believe all 'victims'", when some are alleged victims (viz. Juseie Smollett) not only weakens our critical faculties and spreads confirmation bias, but also makes it easier for bigots to dismiss genuine prejudice and hate crimes
Xing et al. describe the tail of a non-avialan theropod (coelurosaur) preserved in
Burmese amber, combining bone outlines with microscopic details of plumage and integument.
This specimen sheds new light on the appearance and evolution of plumage of...
During 2015 and 2016 several baboon spider specimens (Araneae: Theraphosidae) were collected in central Angola during surveys undertaken for the Okavango Wilderness Project. These collections represent range and habitat extensions for Pterinochilus...