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#Evolution

# evolution - Friday 4 December, 2020

Andy Farrell says he is ‘big enough and ugly enough’ to deal with the pressure
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Andy Farrell says he is ‘big enough and ugly enough’ to deal with the pressure

Dec 4th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,002 Views 4 Comments

Ireland coach says he is comfortable under the spotlight as his first year in charge draws to a close.

# evolution - Friday 9 October, 2020

Babies being born without wisdom teeth due to rapid evolution, scientists say
# Evolution
# Evolution

Babies being born without wisdom teeth due to rapid evolution, scientists say

Oct 9th 2020, 12:37 PM 89,835 Views 52 Comments

A study has found that humans are evolving at a faster rate than at any point in the past 250 years.

# evolution - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Fossil from previously unknown human species sparks fresh questions about where we come from
# Talking Bout An Evolution
# Talking Bout An Evolution

Fossil from previously unknown human species sparks fresh questions about where we come from

Apr 11th 2019, 9:29 AM 19,988 Views 49 Comments

Dubbed Homo luzonensis, it is a long-lost cousin of modern people.

# evolution - Saturday 23 March, 2019

The Cluxton effect, converted forwards and sports psychology  - the rise in free-taking goalkeepers
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

The Cluxton effect, converted forwards and sports psychology - the rise in free-taking goalkeepers

Mar 23rd 2019, 9:50 AM 5,854 Views 4 Comments

Cavan’s Raymond Galligan and Wicklow’s Mark Jackson both kick long-range frees for their counties.

# evolution - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Butterflies are genetically wired to choose a mate that looks just like them
# Laws Of Attraction
# Laws Of Attraction

Butterflies are genetically wired to choose a mate that looks just like them

Feb 9th 2019, 6:00 PM 7,334 Views 3 Comments

Male butterflies show a preference for females that have similar markings.

# evolution - Monday 27 August, 2018

Jim Gavin: 'The perception that Tyrone are just defensive is incorrect'
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Jim Gavin: 'The perception that Tyrone are just defensive is incorrect'

Aug 27th 2018, 6:15 PM 4,496 Views 5 Comments

Gavin is preparing to go head-to-head with Mickey Harte on Sunday, a man he says is “one of the all-time great Gaelic football managers.”

# evolution - Sunday 15 April, 2018

This is why expressive brows might have mattered during human evolution
# On Fleek
# On Fleek

This is why expressive brows might have mattered during human evolution

Apr 15th 2018, 12:00 PM 18,555 Views 16 Comments

Mobile eyebrows gave us the communication skills to establish large, social networks.

# evolution - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Prehistoric women crushing grain into flour were stronger than today's Olympic standard rowers
# Evolution
# Evolution

Prehistoric women crushing grain into flour were stronger than today's Olympic standard rowers

Dec 3rd 2017, 9:31 AM 20,225 Views 19 Comments

A new study has shown that the arm bones of Neolithic women were 11-16% stronger.

# evolution - Monday 10 April, 2017

Kearns vows that Tipperary will only get better following stunning Croke Park success
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Kearns vows that Tipperary will only get better following stunning Croke Park success

Apr 10th 2017, 2:06 PM 6,002 Views 14 Comments

The Premier County boss has been reflecting on a League campaign that saw him use 27 players.

# evolution - Monday 30 January, 2017

Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus
# The Hole Truth
# The Hole Truth

Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus

Jan 30th 2017, 9:57 PM 18,282 Views 48 Comments

The Saccorhytus lived some 540 million years ago.

# evolution - Friday 9 December, 2016

Mourinho admits changing style for United
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Mourinho admits changing style for United

Dec 9th 2016, 10:30 PM 7,548 Views 22 Comments

Manchester United’s performances are worthy of a place in the Premier League title fight, according to Jose Mourinho.

# evolution - Saturday 23 July, 2016

This is what we'd have to look like if we wanted to survive every car crash
# Crash Test Dummy
# Crash Test Dummy

This is what we'd have to look like if we wanted to survive every car crash

Jul 23rd 2016, 11:15 AM 30,965 Views 52 Comments

Meet Graham.

# evolution - Saturday 21 November, 2015

City in the sky - check out these incredible photos of Manhattan from above
# Stunning
# Stunning

City in the sky - check out these incredible photos of Manhattan from above

Nov 21st 2015, 9:00 PM 30,953 Views 33 Comments

The number of skyscrapers in Manhattan has doubled to 56 in the last ten years, and another 19 are on the way.

# evolution - Friday 1 May, 2015

The story of Gordon D'Arcy's hair through 12 glorious headshots
# Reeling In The Beard
From The42
# Reeling In The Beard

The story of Gordon D'Arcy's hair through 12 glorious headshots

May 1st 2015, 3:29 PM 15,103 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre wasn’t afraid to adapt his image from time to time…

# evolution - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

No point comparing Leinster to 2012 vintage, everything has changed -- Rob Kearney
# A Whole New World
From The42
# A Whole New World

No point comparing Leinster to 2012 vintage, everything has changed -- Rob Kearney

Apr 21st 2015, 9:47 PM 7,162 Views 20 Comments

The fullback says his side must keep evolving to challenge the threats from the Top 14.

# evolution - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Money well spent - How Toulon evolved from rich mercenaries to trophy-addicted galacticos
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Money well spent - How Toulon evolved from rich mercenaries to trophy-addicted galacticos

Apr 14th 2015, 12:10 PM 12,931 Views 21 Comments

The team from the south of France have evolved dramatically over the last few years.

# evolution - Monday 6 April, 2015

These modern ads are even more sexist than their 'Mad Man'-era counterparts
# Evolution
# Evolution

These modern ads are even more sexist than their 'Mad Man'-era counterparts

Apr 6th 2015, 6:00 PM 32,698 Views 44 Comments

One promotion from 2008 actually offered men a trip to pick a Russian bride.

# evolution - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Ireland Women aiming for 'the next level' with big changes on and off the field
# Intertwining Structure
From The42
# Intertwining Structure

Ireland Women aiming for 'the next level' with big changes on and off the field

Feb 3rd 2015, 3:40 PM 4,465 Views 2 Comments

New head coach Tom Tierney wants to bring more great athletes onto Ireland’s rugby scene.

# evolution - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career
# Evolution
# Evolution

From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career

Jan 24th 2015, 12:46 PM 6,525 Views 1 Comment

Sophia Stuart’s career began when the internet was taking its first steps, and her fascination with it took her all over the world.

# evolution - Monday 29 December, 2014

How to change minds and influence people: Irish athletes who altered public perceptions in 2014
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

How to change minds and influence people: Irish athletes who altered public perceptions in 2014

Dec 29th 2014, 2:00 PM 4,792 Views 1 Comment

Don’t I know you?

# evolution - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Pope backs evolution theory, says 'God doesn't have a magic wand'
# Big Bang Theory
# Big Bang Theory

Pope backs evolution theory, says 'God doesn't have a magic wand'

Oct 28th 2014, 8:11 PM 26,522 Views 163 Comments

The pontiff said that the Big Bang theory is not inconsistent with Catholic teachings.

# evolution - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Wayne Rooney: I'm not the player I used to be
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Wayne Rooney: I'm not the player I used to be

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:07 PM 7,646 Views 9 Comments

The England star was handed the club captaincy in the summer and insists his game has progressed.

# evolution - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths.
# Get It On
# Get It On

Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths.

Aug 20th 2014, 10:31 PM 20,072 Views 64 Comments

We (humans) eventually “outcompeted” them though. Go us.

# evolution - Monday 4 August, 2014

Why you feel like you're falling in your sleep
# Falling Slowly
# Falling Slowly

Why you feel like you're falling in your sleep

Aug 4th 2014, 10:30 AM 37,581 Views 18 Comments

Don’t be scared by the hypnic jerk.

# evolution - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Herpes infected humans before we had even evolved into humans
# Thanks A Lot Apes
# Thanks A Lot Apes

Herpes infected humans before we had even evolved into humans

Jun 15th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,343 Views 12 Comments

There was no escape.

# evolution - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Fish with protective parents (like Nemo) are more likely to evolve into new species
# Evolution
# Evolution

Fish with protective parents (like Nemo) are more likely to evolve into new species

Jun 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,299 Views 36 Comments

Research from Trinity College Dublin has found that egg-guarding habits help boost species diversity.

# evolution - Friday 9 May, 2014

Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason'
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason'

May 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,955 Views 11 Comments

As he moves towards the end of his Leinster career, the 35-year-old reflects on the great changes he has played through.

# evolution - Thursday 8 May, 2014

At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy
# Bear Necessities
# Bear Necessities

At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy

May 8th 2014, 7:43 PM 14,038 Views 9 Comments

It’s all down to genes and some super-speedy evolution.

# evolution - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

The evolution of the World Cup football in one cool GIF
# Brazil 2014
From The42
# Brazil 2014

The evolution of the World Cup football in one cool GIF

Mar 4th 2014, 10:57 AM 4,441 Views 8 Comments

They don’t make them like they used to.

# evolution - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

10 life skills technology has stolen from you
# As Time Goes By
From The Daily Edge
# As Time Goes By

10 life skills technology has stolen from you

Feb 11th 2014, 9:30 PM 58,234 Views 67 Comments

The question is, do we care?

# evolution - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Rats could evolve to become 'bigger than sheep', scientists predict
# Rats
From The Daily Edge
# Rats

Rats could evolve to become 'bigger than sheep', scientists predict

Feb 4th 2014, 8:00 PM 2,822 Views 4 Comments

If you’re terrified of rodents you may want to avert your eyes.

# evolution - Monday 28 October, 2013

Does heartbreak cause actual pain?
# Love Hurts
# Love Hurts

Does heartbreak cause actual pain?

Oct 28th 2013, 7:00 PM 23,933 Views 38 Comments

A broken heart isn’t just an abstract concept… and evolution wants it that way.

# evolution - Saturday 21 September, 2013

VIDEO: Chabal gets smashed, gets angry in French second division
# Pro Div 2
From The42
# Pro Div 2

VIDEO: Chabal gets smashed, gets angry in French second division

Sep 21st 2013, 4:54 PM 4,445 Views 3 Comments

All together now, OOOOHHH!

# evolution - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans
# Evolution
# Evolution

Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans

Jul 28th 2013, 10:30 AM 7,732 Views 38 Comments

Site at caves of Atapuerca has been yielding secrets about evolution of mankind.

# evolution - Monday 15 July, 2013

Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm
# Evolution
# Evolution

Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm

Jul 15th 2013, 9:45 PM 14,726 Views 28 Comments

New research has backed up a theory that females can speed up or slow down ‘male’ and ‘female’ sperm in the reproductive tract to choose the sex.

# evolution - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Scientists discover new reason why humans began walking on two feet
# On Their Own Two Feet
# On Their Own Two Feet

Scientists discover new reason why humans began walking on two feet

May 25th 2013, 7:45 AM 12,668 Views 48 Comments

And it seems it’s NOT because our ancestors were forced out of trees and onto their feet.

# evolution - Sunday 7 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Die Hard
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Die Hard

Oct 7th 2012, 8:00 PM 14,322 Views 8 Comments

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

US Congressman: evolution is a lie "straight from the pit of hell"
# Science
# Science

US Congressman: evolution is a lie "straight from the pit of hell"

Oct 7th 2012, 5:31 PM 20,920 Views 169 Comments

Republican politician Paul Broun from Georgia, who sits on the US government’s science committee, said he believes the earth is les than 9,000 years old.

# evolution - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes
# Nostalgia
From The42
# Nostalgia

VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes

Aug 29th 2012, 10:30 PM 801 Views 0 Comments

The genre has come a long way since its humble beginnings on the Atari 2600 in 1979.

# evolution - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage
# Evolution
# Evolution

Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage

May 10th 2012, 8:45 AM 2,654 Views 17 Comments

The US president said his position had been ‘evolving’ over the years but 16 years ago he declared support for legalizing same-sex marriage.

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