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by 5 · July 12, 2014 at 11:47 PM

An interesting article:http://www.proteinpower.com/drmike/low-carb-librar...Do you think it may not be so, and why ?Considering other species may also be helpful, such as:The anteaters prove exoskeletons aren’t good for growing brains also ? I... (more)

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glib 0 · July 12, 2014 at 11:47 PM

On top of all this, one should not forget that current fruit, tubers and roots have far more calories than their wild counterparts. This is not an absolute rule, as baobab fruit, for example, is as caloric (sugary) or more than many domesticated... (more)

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by 5002 · January 06, 2014 at 07:09 PM

I'll start with my question: Do you agree with Melissa McEwen's critique of Jack Kruse's (mis)use of evolutionary biology? I should note that I am a fan of both McEwen and Kruse. McEwen's blog post is... (more)

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Wayne_daniels 0 · April 02, 2012 at 12:28 PM

Mcewen has nowhere near the knowledge or expertise to even dare to question kruse.

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by 19355 · October 08, 2011 at 02:18 AM

After watching a BBC documentary about wild silver foxes that were bred for "tameness" and subsequently started exhibiting the entire suite of changes associated with domesticated dogs (raised tails, various hair types/colors, submissiveness,... (more)

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Huey_1 0 · October 08, 2011 at 02:12 AM

I once spent a lot of time thinking about this question, the domestication part (the neotany thing is just another form of mutation in evolution's toolkit, so it doesnt interest me). I even thought thought up a nice name for it. I called human... (more)