Volume 90 | Number 5 | September-October 2002
A review of Lost Languages: The Enigma of the World's Undeciphered Scripts, by Andrew Robinson
A review of From Hand to Mouth: The Origins of Language, by Michael C. Corballis
A review of The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Ecology and Biogeography, by Ernst Mayr and Jared Diamond
A review of The Dawn of Human Culture, by Richard G. Klein with Blake Edgar
A review of Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future, by Gregory Stock
A review of Sakharov: A Biography, by Richard Lourie
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"Penguins are 10 times older than humans and have been here for a very, very long time," said Daniel Ksepka, Ph.D., a researcher at the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent). Dr. Ksepka researches the evolution of penguins and how they came to inhabit the African continent.
Because penguins have been around for over 60 million years, their fossil record is extensive. Fossils that Dr. Ksepka and his colleagues have discovered provide clues about migration patterns and the diversity of penguin species.
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