Mount Scopus campus, Hebrew University Jerusalem

Why can't most mammals fly but birds can? Hebrew University helps explain why

The determining characteristic is the genetic coding of the ephrin-B3 molecule that gives birds this ability, according to the study

Human brain

Brain connectivity equal among mammals, groundbreaking study finds

The study upends prevailing scientific consensus on brain connectivity levels.

A life-size dinosaur is seen at Jurassic Kingdom in London

Dinosaurs partially responsible for mammalian sleep patterns, scientists find

A TAU doctoral student found that mammals started being active in the daytime after non-avian (non bird-like) dinosaurs were wiped out.

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