Question of the Week Podcast

Question of the Week episode

Sun, 30th Mar 2014

Is technology steering human evolution?

Evolution: ape skeletons (c) Original uploader was TimVickers

Is technology changing at too fast a pace for our genetic material? Has human evolution halted? We find out!

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  • Is technology steering human evolution?

    "will we get thicker bones and tooth enamel to deal with longer lifespan? Will we have longer and more muscular index fingers to cope with touch screens and computer mouses?"

 

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