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Evolution Matters

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It’s been 75 million years since birds lost their teeth, to this day mutant chickens will grow teeth — teeth that bear a close resemblance to their ancient and remarkably close relative, the alligator, Arkhat Abzhanov, associate professor of organismic and evolutionary biology, told his Harvard Museum of Natural History audience.

Before takeoff

Lecture on dinosaur-bird connection is first in five-part ‘Evolution Matters’ series