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Good example of artificial selection

  1. Nov 18, 2003 #1

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    http://www.cnn.com/2003/TECH/scienc...n.ap/index.html

    I think this provides a good example of how genetic codes can be altered to produce dramatic changes in a species. Much in the same way that cabbage, kale, broccoli, cauliflower, and Brussels sprouts all were derived (evolved) from a single wild plant species or how all modern domesticated dog breeds were derived from wild wolves.
     
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