Olivia Judson is the most interesting biologist I know
Now that we are told about the availability of personal genome analysis, she reminds us that we are not only our genes but also the nurturing those genes are subjected to as we grow in families and out.
We evolve subject to our genetic makeup and the effect of the nurturing we get from parents, family and other environments we live, learn and work in. Here’s the link!
Francis Galton was the first scientist to propose theories of heredity for all animal species. At least, that’s the message I got here!
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- The Human Phenome Project (opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com)