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Will Humans Turn Into Crabs Through Carcinization?

Animals that live in similar habitats tend to experience events that would push them to evolve. While birds and mammals are both warm-blooded, they both evolved from groups that were not. But have you heard about the term carcinization? Carcinization is an example of convergent evolution where a crustacean evolves into a crab-like form. According …

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How Did Evolution Bring Back a Flightless Bird from Extinction?

There are so many reasons why extinction occurs. This could be caused by natural disasters, evolutionary changes, or even overexploitation. But there are instances when certain species seemingly come back.  The Aldabra rail, a flightless bird, was wiped out along with all the terrestrial animals that once lived on Aldabra. A massive flood sank a …

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