4 Ways Humans Are Still Evolving

4 Ways Humans Are Still Evolving

When we think about evolution, we typically think about big changes that happened long ago, but we humans are still evolving!

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Sources:
Beating the Heat
https://nerdfighteria.info/v/ecZbhf96W9k/
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/mutationsanddisorders/evolution
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Arsenic in the Andes
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Growing Taller
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/354/6313/760/tab-pdf
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982207009852

Alzheimers
https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2002458
https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/02/07/692088371/living-near-your-grandmother-has-evolutionary-benefits
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/11/anti-alzheimer-s-gene-may-have-led-rise-grandparents

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