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Why Nice Guys Usually Get the Girls


November 6, 2009

water strider For the insects called water striders, the pushiest guys don't always get the girls, according to a research team led by a University of Arizona scientist. The finding provides support for the theory of multilevel selection and contradicts previous laboratory experiments that suggested that the most aggressive males are the most successful at reproducing. Full Story

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