InnerNature: Sex — The key to diversity

By Vidya Rajan, Columnist, The Times In his book “Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea,” Carl Zimmer concedes: “Sex is not only unnecessary, but it ought to be a recipe for evolutionary disaster. For one thing, it is an inefficient way to reproduce…And sex carries other costs as well…By all rights, any group of animals that evolves sexual reproduction should be promptly outcompeted by nonsexual...

Kennett High hosts 11th Annual Diversity Conference

In conjunction with several other local schools, KHS students study tolerance and cultural understanding By P.J. D’Annunzio, Staff Writer, Kennetttimes.com Students from around the region sit down to a multicultural lunch at Kennett High's Diversity Conference KENNETT SQUARE — Learning not to fear the things that make people different and focus on the rich variety of aspects that make a...