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Skidmore Professor Uses 3D Imaging to Study Canid Evolution

posted Apr 3, 2015, 10:20 PM by chloe owens

3/1/15, by Jennie Grey, The Saratogian

Skidmore professor uses 3D imaging to study canid evolution

…Abby Grace Drake, visiting assistant professor of biology at Skidmore College, and her colleagues have used 3D analysis to determine when dogs were first domesticated: during the Neolithic era…When Drake measured the 31,000-year-old skulls other researchers had claimed were dogs, she was startled to find them wolves.