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Ben Bolker
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Are all emerging viral diseases of the past 100 years zoonoses?

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Is sex a spectrum?

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Can the SARS‑CoV‑2 virus mutate in people who have been fully vaccinated?

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Is COVID-19 claimed to get less deadly over time? If so, why?

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Strength of Female Chimpanzees vs. Male Chimpanzees?

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Can DNA be considered as a fractal antenna?

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Why do these 2 dots frequently occur in dogs' eyebrows? Does it serve/served any advantage?

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Role of Prevalence in Estimating Coronavirus Mortality

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What is the fate of the typical tree?

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How to convert system of equations with explicit substrate consumption into an implicit one?

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Will modern-day insects grow to massive size in a high-oxygen environment?

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What was the first piece of work in computational biology?

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Do animals only breathe through one nostril at a time like humans?

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Why it is important to vaccinate a human newborn within 24 hours since birth?

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Do Scrubjays weigh peanuts by picking them up?

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What part, roughly, of the carbon in a plant comes from the soil? As opposed to the atmosphere?

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Refuge impact on growth rate

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Graph of new species discovered per year

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Does avoiding medication that alleviates symptoms shorten the length of a cold?

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What is neutral theory of evolution?

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Are snake capable of love? (social bond in a male/female couple)

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Wouldn't a non-poisonous variety of a mutant plant be at selective advantage?

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What are the evolutionary reasons behind men being taller than women?

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Why doesn't HIV spread through vectors?

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Mathematical model about the relationship between two animal species

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Have some humans evolved to be less attractive to mosquitoes?

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How to determine the evolution of a dimension of fitness that has high variability of selection intensity?

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What mechanisms do animals living in groups (herds, packs, swarms) have against spreading contagious diseases?

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Do mutations in a fundamental structure of a virus [Omicron Variant] make it more transmissible?

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Can SARS-COV2 strain competition be modelled by inter-species lotka volterra equations?