Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 15:55
Researchers have looked back in time to see whether the same genetic mutations underlay the emergence of the same traits in both cultivated and weedy rice.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12:44
A research team has found that the stage for the evolution of modern hormonal signalling was set by just 2 mutations about 500 million years ago.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 12:12
Evolution may have put humans at the top of the food chain but it also landed us with bad backs, dropped arches and impacted wisdom teeth, scientists have claimed.
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