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<p>Answering three questions can help reveal how the “inheritance of acquired characteristic” fits into modern evolutionary theory. </p>
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Can Darwinian Evolution Explain Lamarckism?

Answering three questions can help reveal how the “inheritance of acquired characteristic” fits into modern evolutionary theory.

<p>There’s more than one good way to bring order to our unruly, seemingly arbitrary calendar.</p>
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Solution: ‘Friday the 13th’

There’s more than one good way to bring order to our unruly, seemingly arbitrary calendar.

<p>How our society defines years, months and weeks can seem frustratingly arbitrary. Can you bring order to our unruly calendar?</p>
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Is It Friday the 13th Again?

How our society defines years, months and weeks can seem frustratingly arbitrary. Can you bring order to our unruly calendar?

<p>How to calculate when a gene’s rate of evolution will slow to a crawl.</p>
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Solution: ‘A Ticking Evolutionary Clock’

How to calculate when a gene’s rate of evolution will slow to a crawl.

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">How quickly will a gene’s rate of evolution slow to a crawl?</span></p>
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A Ticking Evolutionary Clock

How quickly will a gene’s rate of evolution slow to a crawl?

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">A simple analogue could offer insights into one of the most astonishing results of quantum mechanics.</span></p>
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Solution: ‘Taming Quantum Weirdness’

A simple analogue could offer insights into one of the most astonishing results of quantum mechanics.

<p>Can balloon animals help blunt uneasy feelings about “spooky action at a distance”?</p>
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How to Tame Quantum Weirdness

Can balloon animals help blunt uneasy feelings about “spooky action at a distance”?

<p>When do negative results from a half-life experiment mean a theory is dead?</p>
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Solution: ‘How Many Half-Lives?’

When do negative results from a half-life experiment mean a theory is dead?

<p>Gaining an intuition about half-life requires some unintuitive thinking.</p>
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How Many Half-Lives Do You Have?

Gaining an intuition about half-life requires some unintuitive thinking.