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It's worth stopping for a moment to consider just how weird they are within the realm of domestication.
The set of genes associated with the domestication of many crops direct the production of two key hormones, florigen and antiflorigen.New Veggies for a Warming Planet - Issue 92: Frontiers|Viviane Callier|November 4, 2020|Nautilus
Those genomes, along with those of modern dogs and wolves, show how dogs have moved around the world with people since their domestication.Dogs were domesticated once from a lost population of wolves|Kiona N. Smith|October 29, 2020|Ars Technica
In 1959, Belyaev began a project that has greatly informed our best guesses as to what we believe the earliest steps of domestication were.Forget Everything You Know About Your Dog (Ep. 436)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 22, 2020|Freakonomics
Animal prey and their spirits represented something close to equal partners in the struggle for survival, rather than being part of the kind of dominant-subservient relationship more likely to be associated with animal domestication.The Psychic Toll of Severing the Hunter-Prey Relationship - Facts So Romantic|William Buckner|October 14, 2020|Nautilus
What I see happening, with writers like Charlaine Harris and Stephenie Meyer, is the domestication of the vampire.Anne Rice on Sparkly Vampires, ‘Twilight,’ ‘True Blood,’ and Werewolves|Marlow Stern|November 23, 2011|DAILY BEAST
There is a disease to which the Horse, from his state of domestication, is frequently subject.
This wide diversity is the result of long domestication, under almost every conceivable variety of condition.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
The adaptation of the unicorns proceeded in the following years, but not their domestication.Space Prison|Tom Godwin
This lies partly in its inherited nature and original surroundings, but suggests long domestication.
He has shown us that even on the steppe the cultivation of cereals precedes the domestication of sheep and cattle.