[LMB] OT: Genetics & Culture

Matthew George matt.msg at gmail.com
Fri Nov 17 00:50:26 GMT 2017


On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 7:34 PM, Walter Bushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

>
> No contradiction. If we hadn’t had a good source of vitamin C, the mutation
> that caused the inability to synthesize it, would have been lost.
>

Yes, but we didn't lose it BECAUSE OF its presence.  It was possible for
the loss to occur because of that, but it was not the cause.


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