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The Fox in the Time Machine

In 1959, Dmitri Belyaev and a team of Russian biologists set out to create a dog from a fox. Six decades later, the domestication experiment is still going, having outlived even its creator. And after all this time, it is still shaping the way we think about biology and our own evolutionary trajectory.


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