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Killer whales and the mystery of human menopause

ScienceDaily (2010-07-01) — The evolutionary mystery of menopause is a step closer to being solved thanks to research on killer whales. A new study has found a link between killer whales, pilot whales and humans — the only three known species where females stop breeding relatively early in their lifespan.

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