Lactose tolerance a key to evolution?

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beLIEf (May 25, 2011, 10:32:08 AM):
Evidence that we are still evolving, more fuel for the fire...

7http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-12535647
cyghost (May 25, 2011, 10:40:09 AM):
At this point in time no more fuel is needed really.

Anyone who denies evolution is denying observable reality and is delusional. More fuel is highly unlikely to change a delusional mind.

But cool link nonetheless :D
beLIEf (May 25, 2011, 11:02:42 AM):
Very true, such is the nature of faith. But at least it's something tangible they could marginally relate to that doesn't involve God burying dinosuars or them thinking we used to be monkeys ;D
GCG (May 25, 2011, 13:20:15 PM):
i wonder towards what we are evolving.
since we do less work, our limbs with atrophy, fingers might become longer. even more hairless. or, evolution might be negated completely by us going nano or having bodies cloned and our 'consciousness' uploaded to the new brain.
st0nes (May 25, 2011, 15:14:23 PM):
i wonder towards what we are evolving.
Well, we're buggering up the ozone layer and putting a lot of dust into the atmosphere, so we'll need bigger and darker eyes. We aren't doing as much physical labour, so we'll get skinnier and nerdier. Most of our communication will be done via touch screens and the like, so our fingers will get longer and fewer. After a while we'll end up looking like this:

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