March 24, 2004

Evolution

from - smijer

Interesting new research on the genetic history of human evolution. A new gene - MYH16 - is broken in humans, weakening our jaw muscles, and making room for a bigger brain. Like I always say, you can't learn anything with your jaws a'flappin'....

Speaking of evolution, check out The Panda's Thumb. Talk about a group blog, this thing has a very impressive roster of scientists blogging about the ongoing debate between science and pseudo-scientific creationism... and it looks like they are loaded for bear. Great stuff!

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Posted by smijer at March 24, 2004 06:37 PM
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I am glad somebody caught the "Do on ..."

Maybe I should have written, "Doo on ..."

Gary

univar.jpg Posted by Gary S. Hurd on April 14, 2004 12:37 PM
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