Sequencing the Neanderthal genome was a winner (A Nobel prize for medicine winner) for Svante Paabo, the son of a previous Nobel prize winner.
Baen Books’ annual adventure story contest is open for submissions, closing February 1, 2023. See the article and the site for details.
Entertainment Weekly has a long and rather touching article about the second Black Panther film, about Ryan Coogler finding his way back to the film after the loss of his star and friend, Chadwick Boseman.
Speaking of Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever, here is the second trailer.
Nerds of a Feather reviews some short fiction.
I didn’t know Turkmene horses existed until I stumbled across a photo of an Akhal-Teke on social media. I chose the first article, which is skimpy, mostly for the excellent photos. This article has more data.