Important genes picked up from Neanderthals which contribute to the human immune system may also be the cause of common allergies, studies say
Study shows the unexpectedly vast amount of time it took for ancestral species to eventually evolve into modern humans
Some users even threatened to boycott Google over the Doodle
The Google Doodle recalls the famous ‘March of Progress’ drawing — though the discovery of the skeleton that it commemorates actually led to a number of the criticisms of that picture
BBC presenter Professor Alice Roberts says regulations must be expanded to include private schools
One third of Americans reject the theory of evolution
Study shows the early humans butchered their rivals, breaking open their skulls and bones to extract the marrow
This summary of a great career defines the evolutionary breakthroughs that made humankind
He posted: 'All the world's Muslims have fewer Nobel Prizes than Trinity College, Cambridge'
Tom Lehrer's spring isn't complete without poisoning them in the park; Dick Dastardly dratted and double-dratted himself to near-oblivion chasing one. For the rest of us, it's become all too easy to vilify them as "rats with wings".
The number of faith schools continues to grow, mostly started by mainstream Christian groups
Virtuous atheists may live well and do good – but can they give hope to the hopeless cases?
Plymouth Brethren failed in bid – but one in four contenders have religious affiliations
As the rich world suffers its crisis of excess, we can learn much from peoples who live with little.
For the Higgs boson believers, and me, Celtic just got lucky against Barcelona