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The lamprey is one of a handful of animals that exist on the boundary between vertebrates and our invertebrate forebears.These fossilized lamprey hatchlings disprove an age-old evolutionary theory|Philip Kiefer|March 11, 2021|Popular-Science
It just becomes that much harder to bemoan the hardship of wearing a mask in a supermarket when you think of your forebears going to bed each night for a year, waiting for the sirens.
Since 2014, Bush has chronicled the rituals of her forebears in Maryland’s Goth community.Do ‘elder Goths’ hold the secret to aging successfully?|David Walter|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
And, by almost any metric, where we’re in the safest time in history, and we’re also living a ridiculously long time compared to our forebears.
And, if players today can simply refuse to play a game in the name of racial justice, it is because their forebears made them more secure as workers.The Milwaukee Bucks Led the Way as Athletes Took a Stand Over Jacob Blake. Players Decades Ago Helped Win Them the Power to Speak Up|Theresa Runstedtler|August 28, 2020|Time
I think they could learn something from their pioneering forebear.David Garth, the Consultant Who Talked Up to Voters|Jeff Greenfield|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The results are in and Homo habilis, our primate forebear, has won another round.The Top 10 Diets of 2013 Are All Useless (Except to Book Publishers)|Kent Sepkowitz|December 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The forebear surely would have been horrified that the alleged perpetrator of the resulting slaughter was of his own blood.Colorado Shooter James Holmes’s Family History Goes Back to the Mayflower|Michael Daly|July 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Hills star Lauren Conrad just published her first novel but is it worthy of her literary forebear Joseph Conrad?
The shield and helmet of one of Brittanys dukes of the Montfort line, Annes immediate forebear, adorn the gable of the main faade.How France Built Her Cathedrals|Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
"I didn't wait to get an umbrella," Missy couldn't forebear commenting, slightly slurring the truth.Missy|Dana Gatlin
Many other reasons and facts we might mention, but we forebear.
He remembered the repeated injunctions of his great forebear who had lived and died in the Susan Road beside the gasworks.The Prophet of Berkeley Square|Robert Hichens
Papers there record that my forebear, Cyril Spink, had his doubts at the time.Operation Earthworm|Joe Archibald