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Jerry Coyne, the author of Why Evolution is True, recently held a contest. The rules were simple: Please recommend one nonfiction book that you think everyone should read, and explain in no more than three sentences why we should read it. The book need not be about science, though those entries are welcome too. The…

We saw that the littlest differences can lead to dramatic variations when we looked at the wide variety in dogs. But despite their differences, all breeds of dogs are still the same species as each other and their ancestor. How do species split? What causes speciation? And what evidence do we have that speciation has…

… over at Beetles in the Bush. Go read it! Now! Next month’s carnival will be over at Evolution: Education and Outreach. Submit now through this handy-dandy little form!