metadigital Posted September 10, 2005 Share Posted September 10, 2005 Slashdot: Researchers Say Human Brain is Still Evolving Posted by CowboyNeal on Friday September 09, @02:51AM from the smarter-better-faster dept. Oleg Alexandrov writes "Two genes involved in determining the size of the human brain have undergone substantial evolution in the last 60,000 years, researchers say, suggesting that the brain is still undergoing rapid evolution. The discovery adds further weight to the view that human evolution is still a work in progress, since previous instances of recent genetic change have come to light in genes that defend against disease and confer the ability to digest milk in adulthood." More evidence for the ardent Creationists to dispute ... OBSCVRVM PER OBSCVRIVS ET IGNOTVM PER IGNOTIVS OPVS ARTIFICEM PROBAT Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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